Normal History Vol. 552: 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.

Weirdly, more than 35 years later, my phone is still unplugged and, if anything, the intensity and frequency of the problem has launched into a realm I could never have imagined except that nowadays boundaries have replaced anger and blame.

“Phone’s Unplugged” from Mecca Normal (Smarten UP!, 1986) (download):