"...the band — which now includes the drummer Andy Ramsay, the keyboard player Joe Watson and the bassist Xavier Muñoz Guimera..." No Simon, then?
I'm wondering that as well. Is he out for the entire tour, or will he join at some point?
Simon said he's not sure but it doesn't look likely. :'( He said he's doing well, so he didn't say anything about why.
Already linked on other threads, but just for completeness, here's the piece on The Ringer, which includes some Tim quotes: https://www.theringer.com/music/2019/7/25/20727074/stereolab-reunion-tour-pitchfork
I know Sue's started a new thread about this interview; this is just to ensure everything's archived in one place. https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/sep/04/stereolab-songbook-tim-gane-laetitia-sadier