Jumping The Gap

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Jumping The Gap is a weekly, 2-hour mixed journey with selector Paris Groovescooter leaping between disco, psych-funk, Afro, soul, dub-reggae, Eastern freak-beats, soundtracks, free-jazz and more. From themed specials, to old-school mix-ups, your only guide-rope is 'groove'.

Wednesdays 12-2pm
  • Paris


Jumping The Gap :: 12:00pm 20th Jan 2021

Jumping The Gap kept on truckin' today, rolling out 2-hours of Brasilian & Stateside boogie, disco, soul, house, Blaxploitation & Hammond Mod scooter-soundtracks, funk and breaks. There was also a lovely new Latin workout from Sydney rhythm-rousers Oyobi and Malo Malo, a fresh deep jazz-house remix from DJ Amir (of Kon & Amir fame), plus a Pointer-sisters cover-not-cover version... sorry there's no way to control it. Dancing is automatic, transmission is manual. Read More

Jumping The Gap :: 12:00pm 13th Jan 2021

First show back for the new year after a couple of weeks of summer holiday replays over the NY period, features a 2-hour non-stop mix of soul, boogie, hip hop, electro, disco and funk from Bahia to Hong Kong, New York to Canberra, Detroit to Soweto. Includes newiews from The Celebrity BBQ Band executive produced by Moodymann, plus Giles Peterson's new Brit-jazz unearthing STR4TA whose album drops in March. Read More

Jumping The Gap :: 12:00pm 23rd Dec 2020

Another non-stop 2-hour midday mix-up for you and because it 'twas the day B4 the nite B4, there's a hip-hop-ho-ho-ho Xmas (w)Rap, plus shiny Japanese boogie bon-bons, Latin firecrackers, British bass-popping bangers, discofied Greek gifts, camp fun(k), 80s electro and much more. N.B. Suggested Volume Level: 42 (equivalent to 11 on metric rock systems). **Express Holiday Fares Apply: Free. Read More

Jumping The Gap :: 12:00pm 16th Dec 2020

Despite a rainy day in Sydney, Jumping The Gap serves up a non-stop 2-hour mix-up of sunshine music with fresh singles from local fun crew The Regime as well as Sydney boogie-funksters Confection, plus everything from tropical Hawaiian and Brasilian funk to Stateside and African disco. It's our ability to dance and accessorise that sets us apart from most animals, so slip into something less comfortable, wear or inhale something botanical, turn the music up and kick up the dust to our latest mix. Read More