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Deftones’ Chino Moreno Says Chi Cheng Would Appreciate Band’s Recent Albums

Deftones continue to receive plenty of acclaim for their 'Koi No Yokan' album, with the disc making many year-end Top 10 critics lists, including a No. 1 spot on Loudwire's 10 Best Rock Albums of 2012. But the success for the band is bittersweet as they've been doing it without the services of longtime bassist Chi Cheng, who has mostly been in a comatose state since his 2008 car accident.

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Chi Cheng’s Family Considers Stem Cell Treatment, Offers New Update on His Condition

Four years have passed since Deftones bassist Chi Cheng was involved in a car accident which left him in a coma. Having only been in a partially conscious state since Feb. 2012, Chi is now able to spend his life out of a hospital despite many return trips due to various infections. In a long post by Chi's mother, she shares the latest on Chi's recovery, including a close call concerning oxygen deprivation.

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Slash, Deftones, Tool + Stone Sour Join Ozzfest Japan Lineup

Ozzfest may leave quite an impression on Japan next year. The longtime hard rock and metal festival turned a few heads earlier this year when it was announced that Slipknot and Black Sabbath would headline the two-night destination festival in Japan. Now comes word that four more heavy hitters have signed on to play.

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Video Flashback: Deftones, ‘Minerva’

With Deftones’ new album, “Koi No Yokan,” hitting stores this Tuesday (Nov. 13), plus the fact the Banana is hooking you up with the album before it’s even out, I thought it would be an appropriate time to dig up my all-time favorite Deftones track!

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Deftones’ Chino Moreno Offers Update on His Many Side Projects

Chino Moreno is a busy man with a thirst for great music, and the Deftones vocalist says that while his band and the 'Koi No Yokan' album are his main priorities, he's also keeping himself occupied with various side projects in his spare time.

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Deftones Unveil Lyric Video for ‘Tempest’

As anticipation builds for the Nov. 13 release of 'Koi No Yokan,' Deftones have released a lyric video for the album's first single 'Tempest' (watch below).

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Deftones Perform ‘Root’ Live with Son of Ailing Bassist Chi Cheng

Ever since a November 2008 car accident, Deftones bassist Chi Cheng has mostly been in a coma. In the meantime, the band has continued to write and tour with replacement bassist Sergio Vega. Last night, though, Deftones came closer to having Chi back than they've been in nearly four years, as the band invited Chi's son Gabe onstage to perform with them in San Francisco.

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Deftones Post ‘Koi No Yokan’ Album Artwork + Discuss Musical Dynamics

Deftones are inching closer to a new album, and have now revealed the artwork for their 'Koi No Yokan' collection (posted to the left). The visually intriguing cover, which they debuted at their website and Facebook pages, appears to be mirrored sections of a dark room, with only a dulled green entryway and glowing orange floor lights reflecting back.

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Deftones Unleash ‘Tempest’ as First Official Single Off ‘Koi No Yokan’

Deftones got fans excited for one of 2012's most anticipated albums, 'Koi No Yokan,' by recently unleashing the awesome track 'Leathers.' Today happens to represent another monument for 'Koi No Yokan,' as Deftones have released 'Tempest' as the first official single from the album.

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Deftones Release New Song ‘Leathers’ as Free Download + ‘Koi No Yokan’ Track Listing

It's a great day to be a Deftones fan! The eclectic rock band have announced the track listing for their hugely anticipated seventh full-length, 'Koi No Yokan.' Not only that, but Deftones are offering the new track 'Leathers' as a free download with no catch whatsoever on the band's website. It also can be heard in the player below.

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Deftones’ Chino Moreno Talks ‘Koi No Yokan’ and Keeping Bassist Chi Cheng in His Thoughts

In a new interview, Deftones frontman Chino Moreno speaks about the writing process for the band’s upcoming album ‘Koi No Yokan’ compared to various other releases and how he deals with the ailing state of his friend and bass player Chi Cheng.

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Deftones Complete Recording New Album, Prepare for Cover Songs Session

Deftones have put in the work, and now they’re going to have a little fun on top of it by recording a few cover songs. Singer Chino Moreno, interviewed by Minnesota radio station 93X prior to Knotfest, revealed that the group’s forthcoming album has been recorded and they’re now making plans for the covers.

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