William Frederick Rieflin (September 29, 1960 – March 24, 2020) was an American musician. He first became well-known in the 1990s for his work mainly as a drummer with groups such as Ministry, the Revolting Cocks, Lard, KMFDM, Pigface, Swans and Nine Inch Nails. He worked often with R.E.M. following the retirement of Bill Berry in 1997. He was also a member of King Crimson until his death in 2020. He was born in Seattle, Washington.
On March 24, 2020, Rieflin died of cancer at the age of 59.
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- Ruiz, Matthew Ismael (March 25, 2020). "Bill Rieflin, Drummer for Ministry, King Crimson, and R.E.M., Dead at 59". Pitchfork. Retrieved March 25, 2020.