Kid Icarus is the recording project of Eric Schlittler. He has been releasing albums on his own Summersteps Records imprint since 1996. Releases on Summersteps include The Metal West (2005), Be My Echo (2002), Maps Of The Saints (1999), Summer 98 (1998), Try This At Home (1997), and The Angel Land Demos (1996). He also recorded a split EP with The Green Chair that was released on Prison Jazz Records in 2003.
There are also at least three other artists recording under the name Kid Icarus: an electronic musician, a pop punk band from North Carolina, and a hardcore band from Washington, DC, which self-released a 10’’ in 1996. 3 people from Kid Icarus formed kwisatz haderach.