Not only has Clare Maguire one of the very best albums of the year so far, the truly enchanting and amazing Light After Dark, she also has a number of incredible pop gems up her sleeve. Too bad the public didn't really "get" her first proper single The Last Dance, which was nevertheless a great introduction (after teaser Ain't Nobody).
Clare is getting ready to release her new single, the epic The Shield And The Sword, undoubtedly one of the best tracks on the record. It's a haunting and powerful track that perfectly showcases Clare's unique vocals. The video just premiered, and while it focuses a bit too much on costumes and attitudes, it is classy and beautiful, just like the singer herself.
If you haven't already, jump on Clare's debut, you won't regret it. It's this year's The Family Jewels.