Who are Waking Time?
The members change every year.
We use music software, VJ software, live camera crews, lights and visual images to produce our shows.
The music is sometimes improvised on the night
Where in Somerset are you from?
When did you form?
How did you get together?
Everyone meets as part of the BTEC ND in Music Technology at Strode College.
How would you describe your music?
Electronic, electro-acoustic, dub, metal, ambient, loud, quiet in places, and a little better towards the end.
How did the band gets its name?
Toby L-T chose it way back in 2002 whilst thinking about dream-time states.
It seemed like the opposite to dream time.
Who are your musical influences?
Aphex Twin, Squarepusher, The Orb, Iron Maiden, Billy, Televised Anti-Fiction, The Kiwis, The Kenny Cartman Trio, Ozzy and Bob Marley & The Wailers.
What is your most memorable gig so far?
At Strode Theatre in Street on 4 May 2006.
Where would you most like to play?
Lost Vagueness Stage at Glastonbury Festival, or if not then probably the Wookey Hole Inn.
Finally, tell us some interesting facts about yourself
Our gigs are more like audio-visual events, like a club night but usually seated.
The music ranges from rock to ambient, dance music to dub.