Covers Band

Illicit Covers Band are the ultimate in live party music. We play for all kinds of audience and all types of musical tastes. 

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About the band

Illicit are a five piece covers band based in Essex.

The band has many musical influences from 50’s rock and roll right up to today’s chart hits, many of which have found their way onto the bands ever expanding and varied set list. 

Illicit has been ten years in the making…. Neil, Jim and Chris first played in a band together ten years ago. We are very experienced musicians which will be instantly apparent when you see us play. 

We always give the crowd exactly what they want to hear. The styles of music we play vary per gig but can include: Rock, Pop, Reggae, Funk, Disco, Blues, Rock n Roll and Heavy Rock. We cater towards the person booking us and the type of venue.

Illicit are a very active covers band. If you haven’t heard us make sure you get along to one of our shows.  


The band offers all sorts of different arrangements. We can be booked as a four piece, three piece and acoustic only. The band is available for all bookings. So if you have a party and you want to have great live band then contact Illicit.  


Andrew West - Vocals

Jimmy McFedries - Bass / Backing Vocals

Rob McFedries - Guitar

Neil Hinsley - Drums