We’ve been asked a few times about the “Mountain Men” theme song since we started posting about the History Channel reality show. While I recognized the theme song as “Simple Man” by Lynyrd Skynyrd, the song is obviously not the original. After some quick searching, I found out the cover song was recorded by studio musician Nick Nolan. From the little I could find about Nolan, it appears he is a session guitarist and TV show composer.
Here’s one version of Nolan’s version of “Simple Man”:
There are several more available here: Nolan’s SoundCloud