NEWS

Deftones Bassist Chi Cheng Making Progress & Could Soon Return Home

Published 9 years ago on July 10, 2012

By Guitar Interactive Magazine

Deftones Bassist Chi Cheng Making Progress & Could SoonReturn Home -

Deftones bassist, Chi Cheng, who has now spent nearly four yearscritically in hospital after a car crash in 2008, could bereturning home imminently.

In a new update at the OneLoveForChi.com website thebassist's mother posted that her son was now responding totreatment after a chronic bout of pneumonia put him back inhospital in June.  

The update read:

"He looked better than we had expected. He was quite aware of whatwas going on. He is still on life support and not enjoying the tubedown his throat. He did respond to us and they are going to try andwean him off the breathing machine tomorrow. When they tried today,he did not do well, but he has been on it before and gotten offwithout incident."

Cheng, who is the founding bassist with the nu-metal icons, hasmade significant progress in the past year but it now looks asthough his recent battle with pneumonia could be a victoriousone. 


YOU MAY LIKE

Steve Vai Reveals His Top 10 Classic Biscuits
NAMM 2021: BOSS Presents Johnny Marr with Lifetime Achievement Award
NAMM 2021: Kirk Douglas Gibson SG Signature Available Worldwide Now
NAMM 2021: PRS LAUNCH SILVER SKY 1,000 PIECE LIMITED EDITION
Top magnifiercross linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram