If you’ve unpacked your glitter make-up and platform boots in anticipation of the resurrection of Ziggy Stardust, best put ’em back in mothballs. Responding to a rumor that he would be performing the entirety of The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars at this year’s Coachella festival, Bowie called the story “poppycock,” which is an antiquated term for bullshit.
But how did the rumor start? Some scoundrel or errant rogue apparently spread the message via Twitter. “David Bowie does not have a Twitter account,” said a statement posted on the singer’s website. Unfollow! [BBC News]