Kat Von D and Deadmau5 Break Up Again: Relationship "Is Indeed Over," She Tweets

"Cheating on your loved one is the most hurtful thing one could do," tattoo artist writes, about seven months after she and deejay fiancé first called it quits

By Natalie Finn Jun 27, 2013 2:00 PMTags
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UPDATE: Deadmau5 released a statement on Facebook Thursday addressing infidelity rumors, saying: "Kat and I split in November and I moved back home to Toronto. During this time, while we were broken up, I did have relations with another woman. Following that, Kat and I reconciled and I acknowledged being intimate with another person while we were estranged."

"We did move past those issues and I proposed to Kat in mid- December," he continued. "At the end of June, it was clear that the relationship was not working and we mutually ended the engagement. I was not, at any point, unfaithful to Kat during our time together."


Did the Mau5 go out to play while the Kat was away?

Former LA Ink star Kat Von D and her deejay fiancé Deadmau5 appear to have called it quits, though Von D did not resort to naming names while calling out a certain someone on Twitter today.

"Man, I'm a fool," Kat Von D tweeted in the wee hours this morning, a sentiment she clarified this afternoon with the following missive: "Cheating on your loved one is the most hurtful thing one could do. I hate to have to admit, that this relationship is indeed over."

"Onwards and upwards," she added. The tattoo artist, who also counts Jesse James among her ex-fiancés, replied "never" to a fan who tweet-advised her, "Don't take him back no matter what. Ur worth more than that."

About an hour later, Von D posted a pic to Instagram of a heart inked on her palm with the caption, "Go out into the world with Love."

A rep for Deadmau5, whose real name is Joel Thomas Zimmerman, told E! News, "I have no further information beyond what's on Twitter."

The rep also clarified, however, that a tweet from the deejay yesterday morning reading, "Well now that I'm finally free... Lets put out some music! Lake mead day to celebrate today, then back to work on Friday :)" was in reference to Deadmau5 parting ways with his record label.

Which is a relief, because otherwise...

Meanwhile, disengaging in this fashion isn't new for these two.

Back in November, they alerted the world to their first breakup via Twitter as well, with Von D writing, "Man...Can't say I didn't give it my best" and "Man, I sure was wrong. But at least he made it a no-brainer to break that off. #lessonlearned."

Deadmau5 chimed in with, "Going to spend a little while screwing my head back on. i guess im not cut out for relationships right now. and that's all i really want to dwell on it right now. ill figure it out. no hard feelings," and so on.

He was apparently cut out for relationships again a month later, when he popped the question (via Twitter, of course!) after their reconciliation. He and Von D, who was later seen sporting a black diamond ring, first started dating in September.

(Originally published June. 27, 2013, at 6:52 p.m. PT)