Shakalak is the brainchild of poetician John Cummins and musician Fin Divilly. With a love for lyric and melody the driving force of their creativity, their journey from friends to forming a band happened instantly. Shakalak features John Cummins (former All-Ireland slam champion) on vocals, Fin Divilly on vocals and bass guitar Johnathan Jude on electric guitar and David Meany on beats and keyboards.