Description Jamesie- King of Scratch. Born on St. Croix in 1929, James Jamesie' Brewster is known throughout the Caribbean as the undisputed King of Scratch Band Music. He's known for his humorous, provocative and playful compositions and for his lively performances. He's performed throughout the Caribbean and in Europe and has recorded a number of albums over the past 50 years. Photoshop filtered from original image. Richmond, Virginia Folk Festival 2006.