Wes Kidd is a founding member of Rights of the Accused and Triple Fast Action, the latter signing to Capitol Records and Deep Elm Records. He grew up in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, and attended Glenbard West High School. After Triple Fast Action disbanded in 1998, he went on to produce several albums including and tour with Local H as lead guitarist. He now manages the Damnwells, Old 97s, JD McPherson, Local H, and many others at Red Light Management.
In terms of Jimmy Eat World Wes was a prodcuer for 1996's Static Prevails.