The Deftones

Deftones Start Recording New Album Without Chino Moreno

It's no secret that Chino Moreno has been busy. The Deftones frontman has his † † † (Crosses) band, which he discussed recently with SPIN.
Dan Reilly / March 5, 2014

Palms Ruin Valentine’s Day With Tragic, NSFW ‘Mission Sunset’ Video

Chino Moreno has been focusing on his † † † (Crosses) side-project lately, appearing on Jimmy Kimmel Live! and sitting down for an interview with…
Kyle McGovern / February 14, 2014

Chino Moreno’s Crosses Stir ‘Bitches Brew’ for Network TV Debut on ‘Kimmel’

Chino Moreno's † † † (Crosses) made their network television debut on February 11, dropping by Jimmy Kimmel Live! for a double-header to support their…
Kyle McGovern / February 12, 2014

Watch Deftones’ Wild West-Inspired ‘Swerve City’ Video

When reviewing Deftones' seventh album, 2012's Koi No Yokan, SPIN's Theon Weber wrote that there's something welcoming in "the band's understanding of how little they need."
Kyle McGovern / May 8, 2013

Watch Deftones ‘Jump’ to Honor Chris Kelly With Thrashing Kris Kross Cover Live

Deftones and Kris Kross might be an unlikely combination, but neither are strangers to tragedy. The alt-metal band's founding bassist Chi Cheng died earlier this…
Marc Hogan / May 2, 2013

This Deftones Video From 1998 Hasn’t Been Seen Till Now

The Deftones are planning to release a career-spanning live vinyl set sometime in the future, but another relic from the Sacramento metal unit's past has…
Kyle McGovern / April 4, 2013

Deftones Planning Career-Spanning Vinyl Live Set

The Deftones' seventh album, Koi No Yokan, fared well here at SPIN. We included the Sacramento alt-metal outfit's latest full-length in our 50 Best Albums of…
Kyle McGovern / February 11, 2013

Hear Deftones Start the Doomsday Clock with ‘Tempest’

The drop date for the Deftones' hotly anticipated Koi No Yokan is fast approaching (November 13), but two new songs in as many weeks is…
Chris Martins / October 3, 2012

Deftones Bassist Should Recover from Coma

In the wake of a life-threatening car accident last week that left Deftones bassist Chi Cheng in a coma, doctors are optimistic that Cheng will…
Melissa Goldstein / November 11, 2008

Deftones Bassist Hospitalized

Chi Cheng, bassist for Sacramento, CA, rockers the Deftones, has been hospitalized following a serious car accident in Santa Clara, CA, Monday night. According to…
Melissa Goldstein / November 5, 2008