Thursday, July 31, 2008


EXCLAIM! Canada’s Music Authority
(Aug 08)

"WHERE I PLAY" all about Circle Research


Monday, July 28, 2008

Pass The Butter - Wed July 30th @ SOMA


Wed July 30th
Pass The Butter

Join us for the fifth installment of "Pass The Butter!" with special guest DJ's *circle research* mixing together a super dope blend of Hip Hop, Funk, Disco and R&B, *circle research* have been sharing their massive record collection with heads for years and bringing pure musical bliss to the listening ears of the Toronto massive. More recently the world wide Podcast has been keeping us sane in our travels through this confusing universe. As producers they've been giving us super dope remixes of tracks by Toronto artists Abdominal, Ivana Santilli, Elizabeth Shepherd, iNSiDEaMiND and many more. They also have a new E.P. full of brand new beats called "The Who? EP" on Melting Pot Music.

Check out the latest podcast @

Check out the *circle research* myspace @

Come and relax your mind and get into the fresh sounds of *circle research* have a beverage ($4 Heinekens) and forget about your troubles at Soma this Wednesday night for "Pass the Butter!

July 30th
Pass The Butter
With resident D.J. Splattermonkey
and special guests *Circle Research*
(Funk, Soul, Disco and Classic Hip Hop)
703 Queen Street East

Thursday, July 24, 2008

The Circle Research Show + Episode:#6

The Circle Research Show + Episode:#6
with/ BIG TWEEZE & *circle research*


The Circle Research Show" continues after 10 years on college radio! That's right, folks! We're back to our old tricks, only this time there's no holding back the tom-foolery! Recorded "live-to-tape" from our very own studio to yo 'puter! More "fresh beats out the ying-yang" and hilarious banter than ever before!



1. D'Angelo - Spanish Joint
2. The Plant Life - Luv 4 The World (inst)
3. Diamond D - That's That sh_t (inst)
4. Raphael Saadiq - Still Ray
5. Kelis - Game Show
6. Mary J Blige - Love No Limit
7. Lauryn Hill - Nothing Even Matters
8. Dwele - Lost Track Of Time Ep
9. Peven Everett - Testin' Me
10. Janet Jackson - All For You (Top Heavy remix inst)
11. Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth - Caramel City (inst)
12. Devin The Dude feat. Snoop Dogg & Andre 3000 - What A Job
13. Debruit - Navette
14. Pursuit Grooves - Nasty Girls
15. Miles Benjamin - Chop That Wood
16. J Dilla - Oxtopus
17. CuppCave - Durum n' B_tch
18. Dibiase - Gold Chariots Rocky
19. FS Green - Chancletas
20. Muhsinah & Jake One - You
21. Ratatat - Mirando
22. The Alkaholiks - Killin' It (inst)
23. Lootpack - Whenimondamic
24. Mysterme & Dj 20/20 - Unsolved Mysterme
25. Yaggfu Front - Slappin' SUckas Silly
26. King Tee - Super Nigga
27. Kurious - Spell It With A "J"
28. KMD - Sweet Premium Wine
29. Naughty By Nature - Uptown Anthem (inst)
30. JayLib - Raw Sh_t (inst)
31. Change - Imagine Me **T.O. Talent**

Wednesday, July 23, 2008

Circle Research @ CIRCA - Friday, July 25 2008


Once again H&H is hosting the best Friday night in Toronto!
Classic Hip Hop at its finest! Don't miss out!
RSVP for reduced guest list by 1 pm Friday.

*circle research*
- Butter

Friday, July 25 2008
@ Circa (In the Ballroom)
126 John St.

Friday, July 11, 2008

Uma Nota #7 One Year Anniversary


Yes yes, it's been just over a year since our first event and we're celebrating in fine summer style. This time around, the jam includes a very special guest: Toronto-via-Havana jazz poet/rapera Telmary Diaz! Telmary will bring on DJ and percussion madness along with her flow. Circle Research, our first guest DJ act, brings back the funk in tandem on the decks, and we've got Andrew Allsgood rocking our opening DJ set. All this plus your residents DJ General Eclectic and Toronto's link to northeastern Brazilian roots music, Aline Morales and Maracatu Nunca Antes!

Uma Nota (One Note) #7
Friday, JULY 18, 2008
Gladstone Hotel (ballroom)
1214 Queen St.W
$5 to the first 50 people before 11:00 p.m.
$10 afterwards

Featuring residents:

DJ General Eclectic (Footprints, Atomic Shuffle) funk*reggae*afrobeat*ska*brasilian*heavy rooticalia* Aline Morales and

Maracatu Nunca Antes
Afro-Brazilian percussion & song, roots music of Northeastern Brazil

Plus special guests:

Cuban jazz poet rapera (Havana/Toronto)
special set w. DJ + live percussion

Circle Research (DJ duo)
(Melting Pot Music)
funk*disco*hip hop*old school*rare groove

Andrew Allsgood
dubby business*dirty electro*freakout disco*hip hop

Celebrating unity in rhythm on both decks & drums!

Monday, July 7, 2008

The Circle Research Show + Episode:#5



The Circle Research Show + Episode:#5
with/ BIG TWEEZE & *circle research*



1. Common / The Bitch In You
2. Pharoahe Monch / Agent Orange (inst)
3. Group Home / Up Against The Wall (inst)
4. Pete Rock & CL Smooth / One In A Million
5. Large Professor / IJUSWANNACHILL
6. Mobb Deep / Back At You
7. Gravediggaz / Constant Elevation
8. Group Home feat: Brainsick Mob / East NY Theory
9. Big L / How Will I Make It?
10. Nas & Large Proffessor / One + One
11. Morcheeba feat: Slick Rick / Woman Lose Weight (Alchemist Remix)
12. Paula Perry / Extra Extra (inst)
13. Mos Def feat: Qtip & Tash / Body Rock (inst)
14. Brenk / Ole Worm
15. FS Green / Chocolate Rain (FS Green Remix)
16. Hayzee / Mario VS. Megaman
17. Bilal / Hollywood
18. Platinum Pied Pipers / Track 05 (promo CD)
19. Jay Dee / Track 7 (beat CD #5)
20. Jamie Lidel / What’s The Use
21. Hayzee / Fall In Love ( 8 Bit Remix)
22. Slum Village / Fall In Love (Remix)
23. Guilty Simpson / Robbery
24. O’Mas Keith / Trouble Girl
25. Tha Pharcyde / I’m That Type Of Nigga (inst)
26. The Wascalz / The Dips (inst)
27. The Commodores / Girl, I Think the World About You
28. LeRoy Hutson / Love To Hold You Close
29. Eugene Blacknell / For The Sake Of Love
30. Marvin Holmes & Justice / I Can’t See You
31. Lee McDonald / We’ve Only Just Begun
32. Darondo / Legs (Part 1)
33. Detroit Sex Machine / Rap It Together
34. Lee Fields and Sugar & Co. / Stand Up
35. Zoltar / Executive Party
36. Sly & The Family Stone / Runnin’ Away