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She came down with it at the end of a seven-stop mini tour of intimate venues that met with rave reviews and lit up the Internet.She says her New York City support system has taken good care of her, especially her ex-boyfriend, the magician David Blaine, who plied her with lots of healthy soups and juices."I'm getting calls from people who I called when I had a fever and was talking in accents," she says, rolling her eyes at herself. I must've been crazy."Apple's fourth album, The Idler Wheel is wiser than the Driver of the Screw and Whipping Cords will serve you more Than Ropes will ever do, is just out (its first single, "Every Single Night," was released in April), and she'll be crisscrossing the country on a 27-city tour this summer.Rogers–style cardigan, "is a sweater that used to be much larger, but I washed it." Singer-songwriter Apple, 34, has always had a style all her own in just about everything she does, including her habit of surfacing with a new album only every five years or so.Apple, who lives in California, has been holed up in her hotel room for a week with the flu.Dodging artfully around each tune are Drayton's fluttery drumming, nimble-fingered percussion work, and plenty of found sounds of mostly indeterminate origin (one rhythm track is a recording of the two dancing on a truck)."Fiona's growing and taking bigger chances, an experience she needed to go through," says Drayton."I believe she's not really aware of the size of her musical gift, which often makes me wonder where she finds her inspiration.
The resulting stark piano ballads with intricate melodies, changing time signatures, and a bluesy or jazzy, even Tom Waits–like feel make an elegant backdrop for Apple's passionate and committed vocals, which range from cabaret-style formality to what almost sounds like the artist talking to herself.
And I think I came off as ungrateful because I was."Apple was born in New York City into a showbiz family; her mother is the singer Diane Mc Afee, her father the actor Brandon Maggart, and her sister and two half-brothers sing or act or direct professionally.