Noel Gallagher refuses to wear a face mask to curb the spread of coronavirus. Ask the former Oasis front man. He’ll likely say he doesn’t “give a f***.”
That’s what Noel told Matt Morgan on his podcast Matt Morgan’s Funny How?, in June. “The whole thing’s bollocks,” Gallagher told the host. “You’re supposed to wear them in Selfridges, yet you can f*****g go down the pub and be surrounded by every f****** c***. Do you know what I mean? It’s like, ‘oh actually, we don’t have the virus in pubs but we have it in Selfridges?’”
Morgan presented the artist contradictory facts based in scientific evidence and law. Noel ignored them and spouted alternative facts. “Listen to me, it’s not a law. There’s too many f****** liberties being taken away from us now.” But in fact, it is the law.
According to gov.uk, persons in England must wear a face covering while indoors. Some examples include transport hubs, shops and supermarkets. Laws don’t seem to deter Gallagher from going public with his mouth.
“I don’t give a f***. I choose not to wear one and if I get the virus it’s on me, it’s not on anyone else. If every other c***’s wearing a mask I’m not gonna catch it off them, and If I’ve got it then they’re not gonna catch it off me. I think it’s a p***take.”
Besides spreading his mouth droplets across England, Gallagher has spent COVID quarantine discovering unreleased Oasis tracks. He recently shared an early demo for an unreleased track called "Don't Stop..."