The C4 Influenz is a Live relationship of Soul, Funk, Jazz & HipHop. The commitment of “C4”, GOD, FAMILY, LOVE equals LIFE, is a key essential to their Music; “Influenz” is the many artists/musicians heard, studied, performed that crafts the sound. Formed in 2008 by drummer, Rod Nightingale, The C4 Influenz was featured in DRUM! Magazine’s June ’08 issue, “Sound of the funky drummer in Portland, OR???” reviews the song, “Northwest Spirit”, from their album Live from The Stump. The article describes Nightingale on everything from creating 6/8 ghost-note jazz patterns to dropping crazy, greasy hip-hop grooves.
Recently relocating to Houston, TX, The C4 Influenz continues to give audiences a passionate, committed, grooving experience.