True to its world music orientation, Shisha Café jazz evenings involve Indian musicians as well as those from abroad. This is a list of the musicians who have played at Shisha Café:

Gary Lawyer
Jonathan Freilich (from New Orleans)
Marga & The Soul Chasers
Drumming Doctors
Ashwabodhi (Germany)
Kira Intrator (USA)
Subodha (Italy)
Swing Brasileiro (Bossanova band, Brazil)
Julian Howison (UK)
Jazzy Joe & the Jazz Junkys
Uncle Crow
Avraham (Israel)
Global Unity
The Mahindra United World College (Class of 2003-4)
Sidewinders (Mercedes Benz School Band, Pune)
Tonus Music (Switzerland)
Chhand & Friends
Four Point Two
Zubin & Friends (Sufi Band, Holland)
Papa J (former band member, Osibisa)
Eric Garnier (Hot French Sax Player)
Jazz Junction
Sound OK Horn