Kit Mayer
Kit Mayer

Music

Kit Mayer has been making and creating music since coming to the Upper Mississippi Valley in the late seventies. Based in Lacrosse, Wisconsin he has been working in groups, duets and as a solo artist. He helped found the bands Blind Baby Olin & the Workbenches, Jawbone and The Mayer Brothers Band. His most recent group is Kit Mayer & the Pack as well as doing some solo work and duet shows with guitarist Jeff Sherin. All of his work has emphasized originality in both style and in the writing of new music. He has also built a career in the region as a theatre artist designing scenery and lighting.

As a founding member of the Fairbanks Shakespeare Theatre he has spent many summers in Alaska working on the design and build of the theatre’s scenery. Many of his songs on his first solo album, Kit Mayer & the Careful Flies came from the times he spent there.

His latest CD, Stone’s Throw, is out on Momentous Records. It features 10 new songs and has fellow recording artists from Momentous Records as well as some of the areas finest musicians.

Other CDs on the Momentous Label include: Kit Mayer & the Careful Flies, Sporting Life a 2021 remastered version and The Mayer Brothers Band, Stay Out of the Rain.

His style of writing and production is firmly rooted in the world of Americana music. You can hear his work on most streaming platforms or better yet, purchase a hard copy one of his CDs. Thanks for looking & listening!

New CD Available Now!

Kit Mayer – Stone’s Throw is out now on Momentous Records. It features 10 new songs and has fellow recording artists from Momentous Records as well as some of the areas finest.

https://kitmayer.bandcamp.com/album/stones-throw