While in Germany for the On3 Festival, Das Racist was scheduled to perform. Only problem is, group member Heems did a solo set instead, announcing, “You guys wanna know the secret? Alright, so I’m gonna do some Das Racist songs, but Das Racist is breaking up and we’re not a band anymore.” For most of 2012, Das Racist has been touring the globe with members Heems & Kool A.D. both releasing solo efforts. Pitchfork attempting to contact the band but were unable to get a concrete answer.

UPDATE: Twitter solves all.

Watch Heems announcement at On3 here.