Andy The Kid releases new single and announces Australian East Coast tour

From Queensland pubs to the bright lights of Hollywood, ATK has spent decades honing his craft and this year will see him finally release his solo album.

The Sunset Strip is a long way from the balmy environs of Townsville, Australia, but that is where you'll find the new kid on the block: Andy The Kid.

Deftones @ The Roundhouse - Sydney 28/01/2014

Post Big Day Out sideshow's hit Sydney, tonight was Deftones at The Roundhouse, a solid crowd turned up despite other well known acts performing on the same evening within close proximity. Having been to numerous Deftones gigs over the years including their first tour to Australia in 1998 where they played The Iron Duke after the release of Around the Fur, I was blown away as they tore The Roundhouse apart, a band that never loses their appeal.

Deftones Announce Australian Tour

Deftones Return So 'Shove It'

Deftones have always been one step ahead of their alternative metal peers.

Deftones - Diamond Eyes (Warner)

After a few experimental albums and unfortunate circumstances within the Deftones camp, the band have taken their anger and frustration and put it into their latest release, Diamond Eyes.

When an unfortunate incident occurs, it has been best said to just keep on going.