Normal History Vol. 568: The Art Of David Lester

Every week, 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 36-year run, with text by vocalist Jean Smith.

This song always reminds me of our live shows in the 1990s, probably because we have seen footage of it when we played it in Holland at the Fast Forward Festival. Speaking of fast forwarding, we are totally excited to be playing shows with Bikini Kill next month!

“Crimson Dragnet” from Sitting On Snaps (Matador, 1995) (download):