New-Wave pop icon talks about double-decker smash
Synth pop pioneer also confesses to finding recent collaboration with Battles 'daunting'
Singer plays down accusations of pretentiousness
The dates begin in Orlando, Florida on October 17
Acts will join Alice Cooper, Iggy & The Stooges and Iron Maiden at the event
Singer to play Scala show as Coachella festival warm-up
The Charlatans are lined-up as musical guests too
The star says he has Asperger Syndrome
[a]Gary Numan[/a] is finding a host of musical admirers lining up to work with him...