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NEW ALBUM: THE SHIRES | 10 YEAR PLAN

The Shires have released their much anticipated fifth Studio album, titled "10 Year Plan," which features the single "I See The Stars" and the most recent "Wild Hearts." ‘10 Year Plan’, a collection of songs that takes all of The Shires’ biggest influences and condenses them into one cohesive, confident record. Its title harks back to their modest goals when they first started back in 2012. Ben says, "10 Year Plan," a collection of songs that takes all of The Shires’ biggest influences and condenses them into one cohesive, confident record. Its title harks back to their modest goals when they first started back in 2012." The

From the early Taylor Swift / Lady A country-pop euphoria of the opener ‘Cut Me Loose’ to the classic pedal steel guitar of the timeless closer ‘When It Hurts,’ ‘10 Year Plan’ demonstrates that country delivered with ambition and accomplishment can cut through such stereotypes. That’s something the duo display on every corner, whether they’re layering their lush harmonies on "Sparks Fly" and "Bar Without You," collaborating with Beth McCarthy on the Civil Wars-tinged "Plot Twist," or delivering rousing anthems such as "Skydive." Shires first broke through in 2014 with their single "Nashville Grey Skies," a playful song about Britain needing its country scene. And that’s something which they helped happen, starting with their 2015 debut "Brave," which became the first-ever Top 10 album by a UK country music artist.