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Shand, Jimmy

Scottish accordion player who inspired Scotland's country dance music scene. Winning the hearts of thousands, Jimmy Shand led the country dance music with The Jimmy Shand Band - especially in the late 1940s and 1950s. He even inspired other folk singers to write about him, resulting in songs such as Jimmy Shand's On the Wireless.

Jimmy Shand was born in 1908. He died early in 2000. His son - Jimmy Shand Junior - carries on his traditions.


Levkas Man
Hammond Innes

The strange love-hate relationship between a young man and the anthropologist who adopted him starts in Amsterdam and moves swiftly to Malta and the isles of Greece. [ISBN 0330342266 / Pages: 425 / Paperback]

222-001-00 Our Price 6.00


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