Related Information for Awakening The Awakening is a name of at least six bands:1) A Johannesburg (South Africa), alternative rock band2) A 1970s U.S. funk/jazz group3) A Long Island (NY, USA) post hardcore band4) A Hungarian dark ambient act, better known as Awakening5) A Göttingen (Germany) brutal death metal band6) A mid-late 80s Christian rock band (similar to Yes)1) A Johannesburg alternative rock band, formed in 1995 by vocalist, guitarist and producer Ashton Nyte. The band is credited in the press as ".. read more