Clare MAGUIRE - Keep Me Hanging On -
Clare Rita Mary Maguire, a.k.a. Clare MAGUIRE, was born on 15 September 1987 in Solihulln, (England). Clare comes from a large musical Irish family, the middle child of 3 born to Caroline (née Deehan) and Francis Maguire Sr. Her paternal grandparents settled in the Midlands in construction business. Her maternal grandparents ran clubs and booked bands in Birmingham. She's a singer and songwriter in the Pop, electropop genres. She plays the bass, piano, violin, autoharp and with her gutsy, haunting vocals and dark, brooding, and atmospheric alternative dance sound, she has been favorably compared to the likes of Stevie Nicks, Annie Lennox, Portishead's Beth Gibbons and Kosheen's Sian Evans.
When she was 17, Clare Maguire began travelling regularly to London to establish music contacts and also began posting demos on MySpace. One of these tracks -Strangest Thing-, recorded with Joe Flory (Primary 1) approached 1 million views, leading to interest from major recording...
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