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One year after the death of bassist Chi Cheng, Deftones release 'Smile' off lost album 'Eros'

by Bildo

Deftones bassist Chi Cheng passed away one year ago yesterday (April 13th) after being in a coma for an extended amount of time. In efforts of paying tribute to their lost friend and band mate, Deftones release the song 'Smile' off the then in progress album 'Eros'

The band has gone back and forth as to whether the album would eventually be finished and released. At the time of it's recording, the band said it would be one of their heavier albums, so on that note alone, I hope it does. I'd have to assume them releasing one of the songs is at least a good sign that it may in fact be coming, eventually...