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Chi Cheng, Deftones bassist, gone at 42

Many in music world are reeling this morning over the loss of Chi Cheng, the masterful Deftones bassist who passed away yesterday at the age of 42. Word of Cheng's passing was posted on, a site that was established shortly after a 2008 car accident that left him comatose and maintained over the years to keep fans updated on his condition and help raise funds for Cheng and his family. Keep reading for more on Cheng's life and his tragically premature death.

See also: - Album Review: Deftones - Saturday Night Wrist - Live Review: Deftones at the Fillmore Auditorium, 10/19/12 - Q&A With Chino Moreno of Team Sleep and Deftones

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Dave Herrera
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