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- Posted on Oct 26th 2009 2:00PM by Benjy Eisen
"The day we made 'Caroline,' a lot of our conversations were centered on new music and artists that I hadn't been made aware of," Carlile tells Spinner. "And the way he decided to make me aware of these artists was by sending me these records."
By her count, John mailed her 100 albums, easy. "I can tell you mainly it was Leon Russell," says Carlile. "He was sort of appalled that I wasn't familiar with Leon Russell, so he sent me literally everything Leon Russell has ever done."
'Give Up the Ghost,' which was produced by Rick Rubin, is out now.