Is hard to define as it covers a broad range of music style. Generally Indie music referred to alternative music and groups could get on with making truly original music and not pop music aimed for chart success.
Refers to an independent record label or an act signed to such a label. Indie labels are by nature smaller than major companies and house some of the obscure acts in the underground music circles. The term can be used to refer to unsigned acts as well.
The name given to the early works of creators who now write poorly selling launch titles for doomed fringe imprints at major publishing houses. Traditionally black and white, and featuring perfect girlfriends and the men who aren't good enough to love them.
In popular music, indie music (from independent) is any of a number of genres, scenes, subcultures and stylistic and cultural attributes, characterised by perceived independence from commercial pop music and mainstream culture and an autonomous, do-it-yourself (DIY) approach.
The Indie language is an effort to provide novel features of modern languages, including strict type safety, generic types, and garbage collection, without the overhead of a runtime executable like the Java Virtual Machine.