Originally from Columbus, OH, Caitlin Kraus is a singer and songwriter living in Athens, OH. Kraus has performed her music solo and with a band over the past decade. Her music is melodic, largely lyric-based, and falls within indie-folk/alternative genres. In 2016, she released a self-titled 7″ on label Keeled Scales and recorded at Estuary Recording, both based in Austin, TX, where she lived for five years. In 2020, Caitlin completed her first full-length album What Rises recorded by Bernie Nau at Peachfork Studios in Pomeroy, OH. When not writing music or performing, Caitlin works as a counselor and music therapist for adults in the mental health field. 

Photo (top left) by Jared Bullis; photo (top right) by Caroline Ruffault; photo (bottom) by Bob Boilen