Dougie Poole further cements his rep as internet troll-country troubadour with “Toshiba Sky,” his new single and the latest installment in Mexican Summer’s Looking Glass series. With his wry smirk and sardonic wit, Poole […]
Dougie Poole is the patron saint of millennial malaise. On The Freelancer’s Blues, the Brooklyn-based country slacker sings about familiar tropes: vaping on the job, trying Buddhism for a week, considering a move out west, and finally, giving up to hang out at the bar with his buddies. Playing with common woes, pop sheen, and sideways humor, Poole invests his particular blues with a wink and a crooked smile.