Exene Cervenka's gone soft. At her home in Orange, Cervenka—writer, visual artist and singer (X, Knitters, Original Sinners)—is wearing sneakers and a Badtz Maru hoodie and holding her little dog Minnie on her lap. The lady on the couch is welcoming and sweet, offering me water. She is worlds away from the intimidating figure Cervenka had cultivated in her 20s. "If you were held to the standards of when you were 23 . . ." She trails off. "I try to meet everybody who... More >>>