Normal History Vol. 569: 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.

They say 20/20 is hindsight. And indeed there is a certain amount of looking back as we prepare for some of the largest and most significant shows we’ve ever done when we open for Bikini Kill next month in Olympia, Seattle and Victoria.

“Frozen Rain” from Sitting On Snaps (Matador, 1995) (download):