Song Premiere: Steve Earle takes on the 'Squidbillies' theme song

Wendy Geller

To launch Season 11 of their acclaimed animated series Squidbillies, Adult Swim has brought on Grammy-winning rock/country/folk artists Steve Earle to record his own version of the show’s theme song, which will air Sunday, October 15 — as well as find Earle voicing a character in the episode.

Yahoo Music is excited to debut the first listen to Earle’s take on the theme, which marks the firstof a series of artists who have put their own spin on it for the forthcoming season.

Additional renditions to come include a diverse bunch: Ty Segall, Bob Mould, Against Me!, Weird Al, John Prine, Camper Van Beethoven, the Preservation Hall Jazz Band and Matthew Kaminski (the Atlanta Braves organist).

A new version of the theme song will be revealed every week throughout the upcoming season. The premier episode of the show will air at Adult Swim October 15 at midnight.

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