Joe Don Rooney, Rascal Flatts' Jay DeMarcus; Photo by Andrew Wendowski

Rascal Flatts’ Jay DeMarcus Reveals Joe Don Rooney Is 19 Months Sober: “I’m Really, Really, Really Proud Of Him”

Posted on June 24, 2023

| By

Melinda Lorge

“[Joe Don is] 19 months sober. And he’s enjoying some peace. He’s living and learning how to live again without his addiction,” DeMarcus shared.

Ryan Griffin; Photo Provided

Ryan Griffin Shares How Rascal Flatts’ Jay DeMarcus Encouraged Him While Recording “Heart to Break”

Posted on April 24, 2023

| By

Nicole Palsa

Griffin’s new single “Heart To Break” was written by Adam Hambrick, Ben Stennis and David Fanning and produced by Sam Ellis and Rascal Flatts’ Jay DeMarcus.

Jay DeMarcus; Photo Courtesy of Instagram Live

Rascal Flatts’ Jay DeMarcus Talks Fate Of The Trio, Gives Update On Gary LeVox & Joe Don Rooney

Posted on January 9, 2023

| By

Andrew Wendowski

Jay DeMarcus, who is best known as the bassist of Rascal Flatts, recently reflected on his time in the band and revealed his hopes to reunite with bandmates Joe Don Rooney and Gary LeVox in the future. On Wednesday, January…

Ryan Griffin, Jay DeMarcus; Photo by Andrew Wendowski

Ryan Griffin Recalls “Surreal Moment” He Shared With Jay DeMarcus, Announces ‘Slow Down Sunrise’ EP

Posted on April 26, 2022

| By

Madeleine O’Connell

Country music artist on the rise, Ryan Griffin, is following his own advice to “take life with a grain of salt, lime, and tequila” as he steps into a new chapter of his career.  “You’ve got to hustle, you’ve got…

Rascal Flatts’ Jay DeMarcus Remembers His Late Father: “There Is A Lot About My Father That I Will Always Cherish And Love”

Posted on November 2, 2020

| By

Andrew Wendowski

Rascal Flatts’ bassist Jay DeMarcus is remembering his late father, Wayno, who passed away late last month (October). DeMarcus says that he and his dad also shared a musical bond that kept them close. “My dad was always musical.  So,…