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Ryan Adams Teases Yet Another Great Taylor Swift Cover, ‘Shake It Off’

xxxx performs during the Jaguar Land Rover Invictus Games Closing Ceremony at the South Lawn of Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on September 14, 2014 in London, England.

Ryan, you shouldn’t have: On the one-year anniversary of Taylor Swift’s first full-blown entry into the pop canon and one of many steps to taking over the music industry, “Shake It Off,” the Deadmau5-beefer shared his cover of the song as part of his ongoing project to cover 1989. So far he’s had a variety of lucid takes on many of the album’s songs, and this one is one of his rootsier ventures. Take a listen to the snippet here. [h/t Stereogum]