Glen Burnie, Maryland, USA

Carl "C-Man" Anderson is a vigorous and resourceful musician, innovative producer, adaptable singer, and self-taught drummer extraordinaire.Carl has had a continual and significant presence in the music industry - touring, performing and recording nationally since 1989. He's earned a solid reputation as one of the most acclaimed, consistent and professional musicians available


As a youth, C-MAN was one of the founding members of local Go-Go style band, OCCUPATION, and youth gospel group, UNIFIED. He has performed on over 15 recordings with various artists. He has had many musical experiences that would later prove to be the foundation of who we now know to be the
“solid drummer with the quick foot,” C-MAN. This journey has taken him all over the nation. Some of his gospel credits include: THE MIGHTY CLOUDS OF JOY, THE SOULSTERS, THE NIGHTINGALES and REGI McCLURKIN & PRAISE AGENDA.

C-MAN has earned a solid reputation as one of the most acclaimed, consistent and professional percussionists available today. He has captivated many audiences with his “concrete pocket” groove for over 20 years. His music promotes harmony, peace & love and has a soulful sound. His current musical creation is the gospel group, CONNECTED; composed of some of the most gifted and accomplished musicians from the Mid-Atlantic region. Together they display great musicianship, skill and motivation. They love what they do and it shows.


Matt Marshak
"Family Funktion" (2009)
"On The Rocks" (2008)

"Starting Out" (2008)

Beulah Baptist Church
"Taking It To The Streets"(2008)

Teri S
"In The Middle" (2007)

Larry Goodwin & Divine Shepherds
"God's Plan" (2006)
-self titled project (2003)

"Grown Men" (2006)

Art Sherrod Jr.
"Live CD/DVD" (2004)

Meg Murray
"Ready" (2002)

Reggie McClurkin & Praise Agenda
"Somewhere Over There" (2002)

J.R. Pinkney & Voices of Judah
"Live" (2001)

-Ram's Head On Stage, Annapolis , MD
-Blue's Alley, Washington DC
-Birchmere, Alexandria , VA
-Lyric Opera House, Baltimore , MD
-Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia , MD
-Humphrey's, San Diego , CA

-Wolf Trap, Washington, DC

-Smooth Jazz Summer Series @ Penn's Landing, Philliadelphia, PA (2009-2010)
- Seabreeze Jazz Festival, Panama City, FL (2010)
-Catalina Jazz Festival, Catalina Island, CA (2009)
-Jazzfest West, Long Beach , CA (2009)
-80's Was The Greatest, Richmond , VA (2009)
-Jazz In The Woods, Kansas City , MO (2009)
-Breckenridge Jazz Festival, Breckenridge, CO (2008)
-Seabreeze Jazz Festival, Panama City , FL (2008)
-On The Sunset, Richmond , VA (2006-2007)
-Capital Jazz Festival, Columbia, MD (2005-2007)