30.09.23 Arnstadt, IG Jazz Arnstadt e.V. Black Dog Groove Society

26.10.23 Osnabrück, Blue Note Black Dog Groove Society

13.01.24 Minden, Jazzclub Black Dog Groove Society

11.02.24 Aachen, Dumont Black Dog Groove Society

07.09.24 Heide, JazzCoast Black Dog Groove Society

Gelsenkirchen Consol Theater tba. Black Dog Groove Society

Kassel,Theater Stübchen tba. Black Dog Groove Society

29.03.25 Nordhausen, Jazzclub Black Dog Groove Society



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(Lothar Trampert
- Gitarre & Bass 2008)




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Nils Pollheide is gratuated guitarist and performing artist, composer, multifaceted studio musician in jazz/rock/pop music and guitar teacher.

„…Nils Pollheide (…) influenced by men of many talents like Larry Carlton, Scott Henderson, Wayne Krantz and Robben Ford, as well as by two of the most idiosyncratic modern jazz guitarists, John Scofield and John Abercrombie…." (Thorsten Hingst - Jazzpodium)

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April 2023

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VINYL Release Oktober 2023



Nils Pollheide - Guitar
Katharina Maschmeyer - Tenor Saxophone
Dirk Schaadt - Hammond Organ
Marcus Möller - Drums






Black Dog Groove Society





Following three regular studio albums, the
KA MA QUARTET will released their first tribute album on 09/02/2016. It features a new interpretation of John Coltrane’s legendary suite A Love Supreme. The album also features a very special guest: legendary Indonesian percussionist Nippy Noya, one of the most renowned and sought-after conga players in Europe.

Release of a lIVE concert on VINYL LP in november 2017!


• featured in the „The best albums of 2016“ by „Die Zeit“ magazine
• listet in the "25 best albums of the year 2016" in
• Featured on BR (Bayerischer Rundfunk)
• Album of the Week on NDR Info Play Jazz
• “Highlights in September“ at Deutschlandradio Kultur
• Features in Jazz Podium & Jazzthetik magazines



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