Antony Blinken jammed with Stephen Colbert’s home band on the finish of his interview on Wednesday’s broadcast of “The Late Present.”

“I lengthy needed to be a musician as a child. As an adolescent, that’s what I needed to do. There was only one lacking ingredient, expertise,” Blinken joked to Colbert earlier than becoming a member of the musicians on stage.

Blinken’s love of music, historical past of taking part in guitar and band ABLinken is lengthy identified, with himself describing his sound as “wonk rock.”

However the secretary of state lightheartedly performed down his skills, telling Colbert “the perfect viewers we now have tends to be very younger kids who haven’t developed vital colleges.”

Watch from the 3-minute mark right here:

And the remainder of Blinken’s interview with Colbert about Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the function that President Joe Biden’s State Division is now trying to play on the world stage right here: