"Beauty In Chaos - such a gorgeous song"
- Alan Raw, BBC Raw Talent, BBC Radio Leeds
Synchronicity is the fourth studio album from the songwriting duo Fay & Latta.
Having had their music placed on mainstream US television such as Heartland, Devious Maids, LA Ink and within independent movies such as Forgetting The Girl; the West Yorkshire based duo have opened to sell-out crowds for numerous successful artists such as; Toploader, The Hoosiers, Blue October and many more.
2019 has been a successful year for the songwriting duo, having released their album Synchronicity, the duo went on to win the National finals for Best Acoustic Act in the Book Entertainment Event Awards and are currently recording their fifth studio album.
Fay & Latta originally released their first debut album The View From Here in 2008; the title track can be heard in the US TV show Heartland. Their second studio album, Beauty In Chaos, was released in 2011; the title track was played on BBC Introducing (West Yorkshire) and described as “such a beautiful song” by BBC’s Alan Raw and the album features ELO violinist Mik Kaminski on his legendary blue violin. Their third studio album was released in early 2017 and entitled Dust To Stars which has been described as"an absolute must have for fans of the genre" with an "accessible, radio friendly, brand of songwriting" by Get Ready To Rock. Dust to Stars features a one track collaboration with Leeds based musician, Wilson whose own album Serpentine also featured the duo.
Whilst headlining their own shows, Fay & Latta have opened for the following artists:
Toploader. The Hoosiers, Justin Furstenfeld (Blue October), The Blockheads, Michael Chapman, Dave McPherson (INME), Matt Berry (Mighty Boosh, IT Crowd), The Springfield's Story, The Orchestra (Former members of E.L.O), The Beatles, Blues and Blue Violin Project, Lumiere, Patti Russo.
The duo was also approached by legendary music producer John Fryer to re-record and remix the Hugh Cornwell song 'Blacksmoke' for the Danger Global Warming project. The track was released under the name of Kromosome Six.
Tom Fay and Anneka Latta also wrote and performed in the original heavy rock band Exoterik, releasing two albums and touring with the likes of; Lacuna Coil, Blue October, Stuck Mojo, Wednesday 13, Epica and many other established artists.
Fay & Latta also reached the semi-finals of YouBloom Song Contest with their song Nothing.