James Shand was born in East Wemyss in Fife, Scotland, son of a farm ploughman turned coal miner and one of nine children. The family soon moved to the burgh. : The Jimmy Shand Story: Cameron, Ian, Shepherd, Robbie: Books. The show is a celebration of the life and music of the late Sir Jimmy Shand, a legend of Scottish dance music whose tunes continue to feature in the. The Jimmy Shand Story. By Ian Cameron. Edinburgh: Scottish Cultural Press, pp. B/W illus. L ISBN View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of "The Jimmy Shand Story" on Discogs. Caithness entertainer Brandon McPhee's latest DVD release is a tribute to one of his greatest musical influences. The Sir Jimmy Shand Story. The Jimmy Shand Story book. Read reviews from world's largest community for readers. The 'king' of Scottish dance band music for over 50 years. His music. Jimmy Shand, who has died at the age of 92, was the musical icon of Scotland's tartan sub-culture. Over more than half a century. The Sir Jimmy Shand Story features exactly what you'd see at the live show including 23 Tracks, Narration, photos and videos - running time is 1 hour 43 mins. ". The show is a celebration of the life and music of the late Sir Jimmy Shand, a legend of Scottish dance music whose tunes continue to feature in the repertoire.