Sheel Davé & Salim Akram (of Bad Rabbits)Friday, June 12 at 5pm
Sheel Davé is a professional drummer, producer, manager and creative director for award winning band: Bad Rabbits. In 2015, he was nominated as “Best New Drummer” in Rhythm Magazine. He holds full artist endorsements with Zildjian Cymbals, SJC Drums & Vic Firth Drumsticks.
Salim Akram is the guitar player, co-manager and musical director for award winning band: Bad Rabbits. He also works as the Monitor Engineer for five-time Grammy Award winning artist Billie Eilish and five-time Grammy Award winning producer and artist Finneas. In 2019, he was featured in FOH Magazine and was a Parnelli nominee for the Monitor Engineer of the Year. He holds full artist endorsements with Fender guitars & Ernie Ball.
Sheel and Salim (childhood friends) co-founded the band Bad Rabbits, where they would not only go on to not only tour with major artists such as Kendrick Lamar, Steve Aoki, Allen Stone, and Taking Back Sunday – but they would have the opportunity to work with producers Teddy Riley (Michael Jackson), Michael Elizondo (Maroon 5), James Fauntleroy (Bruno Mars, Justin Timberlake), et. al. in the studio. Bad Rabbits would go on to win numerous Boston Music Awards, including Artist of the Year, perform as guests on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Arsenio Hall, and Craig Ferguson as well as perform at huge festivals such as Vans Warped Tour, Reading and Leeds and SXSW.