Helen have unveiled the first track from their upcoming debut LP. Less than two minutes long, 'Motorcycle' is both hazy and abstract - its brevity making us wonder if it wasn't all a dream. You can stream it below:

The Original Faces, which is out on September 4th via Kranky, was recorded over several years by Liz Harris (vocals/lead guitar), Jed Bindeman (drums/tambourine), Scott Simmons (bass/guitar), and Helen (back up vocals), plus their friends Nick, Chris and Justin Higgins.

Here's the tracklisting:

  • 1. 'Ryder'
  • 2. 'Motorcycle
  • 3. 'Covered in shade'
  • 4. 'Felt this way'
  • 5. 'Pass me by'
  • 6. 'Right outside'
  • 7. 'Allison'
  • 8. 'Dying all the time'
  • 9. 'Grace'
  • 10. 'City breathing'
  • 11. 'Violet'