The Heavy Medicine Band is a dreamy, psychedelic, electric-rock band, from Ottawa Ontario, Canada.
Vocalist, guitar player and primary songwriter Keturah Johnson has been performing solo around Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal, since 2010, as well as some brief trips to perform in Halifax NS., and New Orleans Louisiana. Sean Cooke and Rob Cooke have been performing in Ottawa, Toronto, and Montreal, since 2011 with various psych-rock and noise groups. Keturah began collaborating with Rob Cooke, Chris DiLauro and Sean Cooke in December 2013, and in July 2014 they began performing as The Heavy Medicine Band. The Heavy Medicine Band has released two singles, each with b-side tracks, December 2014 and January 2015 (respectively), as well as an EP, titled Conduit EP, in September 2015. Currently, the group is preparing a vinyl release of their 'Conduit EP' for January 2016, and in the pre-production phases of a follow-up LP.