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Big Balls McGuinness is an inmate at HM Prison Wormwood Scrubs. Murdoc Niccals implies that he's popular around the prison, and even mentions that he has an entourage. Murdoc is looking to pick a fight with him to earn respect among his fellow inmates. [1]


Not much is known about Big Balls McGuinness other than he was a loner in school, made model cutouts and was into science.

Gorillaz Phase 5: 2018-

McGuinness had gotten himself in jail, he was considered the toughest prisoner earning the nickname "Big Balls". Murdoc wanted to fight McGuinness so he could earn respect and in turn ask inmates about El Mierda, the person who framed Murdoc for smuggling. To do this Murdoc tasked the fans to contact him , he gave them instructions to hack into the prison mainframe and encourage McGuinness to fight Murdoc by insulting him through the loud speaker.


  1. Crewther, Joseph. "We Visited Murdoc in Jail to Learn about the New Gorillaz Album". Noisey.Vice.com. Noisey. Retrieved 31 May 2018.