April 14, 2010 at 04:55 PM EDT

Oh Coco, you’re so “Creep”-y. Hours before our own Dan Snierson hit the Oregon trail to document the opening night of Conan O’Brien’s national comedy tour, everyone’s favorite late-night ginger busted his best impromptu Thom Yorke in a pre-show soundcheck.

Watch the TBS newbie take on “Creep,” with Conan-ically customized lyrics (Hugh Laurie and Helen Mirren, you’ve been served), after the jump:

“Chimney sweep”? Indeed. He is fully Dick Van Dyke in Mary Poppins (minus the soot smears, plus dad jeans). And I do enjoy the extended rabid meowing bit at around 1:12. Would Yorke and co. approve? If not, the karma police will surely move O’Brien’s show to WE or the Game Show Network.

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