Jumping Jack - The Austraian DJ
Jumping Jack has been a regular within the Australian dance scene for almost 25 years now. From playing raves as one half of the infamous ‘Flow Motion’ to super slick city clubs, the boy who played his first set at the now defunct Daily Planet Night Club in Sydney back in `91 has firmly cemented himself as a permanent feature of the club circuit.
Paul was first drawn into the dance world after going along to one of the huge indoor dance parties that used to be held in Sydney’s Horden Pavilion. It wasn’t long before he developed himself a cult following, having punters eager to get a hold of any mix tape he happened to release. His career saw him follow the rave scene from underground warehouse venues and backyard parties to big name clubs that decided to cash in on the hard sound, going wherever the music chose to take him.
Between his time behind the decks, his time as an instructor with DMC, co-producing trance radio shows and renovating his house, I thought that I would ask Paul what he feels could be improved in the Sydney scene. “I’d really love to see some new clubs opening up, Sydney does seem to be lacking in venues...