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What's that sound?: David Lee Roth shares previously unheard version of 'Panama'

The track was recorded 'studio live'

Continuing his recent streak of surprise releasing new/old material, David Lee Roth has shared a previously unheard solo version of the Van Halen classic, "Panama."

The singer labeled the version “studio live,” though offered no information on when and with whom the version was recorded.

You can check it out above.

Late last year, Roth surprise-released a set of largely acoustic solo songs that saw him backed by a band consisting of John 5 on guitar and bass, Gregg Bissonette on drums, Brett Tuggle on keyboards and percussionist Luis Conte. Those songs – "Giddy-Up!," "Somewhere Over the Rainbow Bar and Grill," "Lo-Rez Sunset," “Alligator Pants" and "Manda Bala," had been recorded roughly 10 years earlier, and finally saw the light of day as part of his newly-released online comic, The Roth Project.

He has since followed that up with two more songs, the piano-based "Pointing at the Moon," and the Van Halen tribute, "Nothing Could Have Stopped Us Back Then Anyway."