Flight of the Conchords Visit Colbert to Play Their New Song, “Father and Son”

Flight of the Conchords stopped by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert final night time to advertise their brand-new particular, which is able to air on HBO subsequent month. During their go to, Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement teased us all by sharing considered one of their newer songs from the particular, titled “Father and Son.” It’s a candy, barely unhappy tune (with a couple of surprises) that facilities on the titular father and son, a mom we by no means see, and a man named Trevor.

In addition to their efficiency, The Late Show launched an unedited clip of McKenzie and Clement’s chat on the desk with Colbert, wherein they talk about — amongst different issues — why fame is sort of a horse. “That previous horse, fame. That’s a wild beast, isn’t it? It can take you on a pleasant trip, it will possibly buck you off,” Clement says. “But you possibly can additionally braid its tail!” Colbert factors out. True, true.