Falling In Reverse guitarist Derek Jones has died at 35 years old, frontman Ronnie Radke confirmed via a post on Instagram. Cause of death is currently unknown.
“I’ll never forget when you picked me up from jail in your old tour van to start Falling In Reverse. Your spirit will be interwoven through the music I write forever,” Frontman Ronnie Radke posted to his social media. “Rest In Peace Derek Jones, My heart is broken.”
Jones joined Falling In Reverse in 2010 and has been present on all four of the band’s albums including The Drug In Me Is You (2011), Fashionably Late (2013), Just Like You (2015) and more recently Coming Home (2017). Prior to joining the band, Jones was a member of A Smile From The Trenches from 2007 to 2010 when he joined Falling In Reverse, he was featured on their full length record and one EP.
Late in 2019, Jones lost his fiance Christina Cetta to her battle with Cancer. Sending out our thoughts, prayers and condolences to Derek’s family and team at this time.
Story is still developing, but we will update as we find out more information.