Rieflin played on essential Ministry albums like ‘Psalm 69’ and served as a touring member of R.E.M. from 2003 until 2011.
He died “after a long and stubborn battle with cancer”.
The Flaming Lips have covered UK band King Crimson’s 1969 debut album In the Court of the Crimson King in its entirety. Wayne Coyne and co’s reworked version of the 5-track record is called Playing Hide and Seek with the Ghosts of Dawn which, according to Antiquiet, was completed with the help of fellow bands