Wes Tirey

Wes Tirey is a songwriter, guitarist, and poet living in Asheville, NC. His latest album, The Midwest Book of the Dead, was released on cassette and CD by Dear Life Records this April along with an accompanying chapbook of lyrics and prose poems. It will be reissued on vinyl by Mapache Records early next year.

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Talks

Bud Smith and Wes Tirey Talk Fake Cowboys, Creative Longevity, and More

By Wes Tirey | June 22, 2022

Bud Smith and Wes Tirey Talk Fake Cowboys, Creative Longevity, and More

The Teenager novelist and the musician/poet catch up.

Wes Tirey and Ashleigh Bryant Phillips Talk Animals, The South, and More — Via Postcard

By Wes Tirey | November 22, 2021

Wes Tirey and Ashleigh Bryant Phillips Talk Animals, The South, and More — Via Postcard

Get to know the writers as they got to know each other this summer.