Category: Matt McGinn

The Dundee Ghost

This Matt McGinn song is also known as The Haunted Single End (a tiny apartment in Glasgow.) The remarkable Glasgow mural is St Mungo.

The Dundee Ghost

This Matt McGinn song is also known as The Haunted Single End. The apartment, or ‘single end’ as it was called in Glasgow, was small; the average size in Edinburgh was 14 feet by 11.5 feet. One room, one window, one door. The photo…

Jeannie Gallacher

Fifty years ago (*gulp*!) I went up to London to see Matt McGinn. It was a great evening and I particularly liked the Glaswegian’s jaunty love song. I’m sorry I don’t have a photo of Jeannie for you. (Lums are chimney pots by the…