Normal History Vol. 543: 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. “When we make things, we find our associates and allies. We find our communities, and everything that comes along with that, including …

Normal History Vol. 542: 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. CBC Radio interviews illustrator David Lester about 1919: A Graphic History of the Winnipeg General Strike. “Naked And Ticklish” from Empathy For The …

Normal History Vol. 541: 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. “Jean Smith sells her 11″ x 14″ paintings on Facebook for $100 USD, making her work accessible to artists, musicians and writers …

Normal History Vol. 540: 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. NormalQuirky was how she described them. Her brother had other choice words for them. Freak show was popular. He would have preferred …

Normal History Vol. 539: 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. Between Livermore And TracyHe’s got the white coat, no stethoscopeCause the movement to die outSeveral times overWalking the wallsA cardiologist, white coat, …