Born to Shailesh and Surbhi Doshi in Mumbai, his father, a musician, was his first Guru. He then trained under some of the most respectable personalities like Ranjit Barot, Pankaj Sharma & Lester Godinho.
Darshan has played with bands Farhan Live, Soul India with Hariharan, The Bombay Projekt, FUZONIKA, Mumbai Stomp with Taufiq Qureshi, Niladri Kumar & Sitar Funk, Tapasya & Aakruti. Currently he is touring with Salim Sulaiman, Farhan Live, Adnan Sami & Amit Trivedi.
He has recorded drums & percussion for many Bollywood films with music directors like A.R.Rahman, Shankar Ehsaan Loy, Amit Trivedi, Salim-Sulaiman, Vishal Shekhar, Pritam, Monty Sharma, Sandesh Sandhaliya, Ranjit Barot, Selva Ganesh, Sachin Jigar, M M Kreem & Amaal Malik.