Normal History Vol. 547: The Art Of David Lester

Every Saturday, we’ll be posting a new illustration by David Lester. The Mecca Normal guitarist is visually documenting people, places and events from his band’s 35-year run, with text by vocalist Jean Smith.

“The activity of not attempting to get somewhere in terms of what already exists presents an opportunity to make things up as we go along.”

—Jean Smith in an NPR article Surviving The Underground: On Making Art And Getting By

“Not With You” from Mecca Normal (Smarten UP!, 1986) (download):