There is more than one artist with this name: an indieacoustic rock act formed in London, UK in 1995, and a heavy metal band formed in Wellington, New Zealand in 1996. 1.) Shakhan is an indieacoustic rock act formed in London, UK in 1995. The line up consisted of Davyd Homan and Shoshanah Homan. The founder and mainstay of Shakhan is Davyd Homan who is from New Zealand. Shakhan released their debut album The System in 2004, a collection of protest songs.