Origin of indie
Examples from the Web for indie
Being in an indie band is running a never-ending, rewarding, scary, low-margin small business.
Between the second and third seasons of The O.C., McKenzie went off and shot his first feature film, the indie drama Junebug.Ben McKenzie’s Journey From Reluctant Teen Idol on ‘The O.C.’ to Sheriff of ‘Gotham’|Marlow Stern|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Now, the actress is back with a trio of standout performances in indie films.
Or, in a field as tiny as the “indie gaming” scene, end up in relationships with the people who make those products?It's Dangerous to Go Alone: Why Are Gamers So Angry?|Arthur Chu|August 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It about how hard it is to get indie films and adult dramas made.Joan Allen on ‘The Killing’ Finale and That Mother of a Twist|Kevin Fallon|August 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Now I had an indie browser running, I needed an indie network connection.
It bears the title: Libro primo della historia dell' Indie Occidentali.De Orbe Novo, Volume 1 (of 2)|Trans. by Francis Augustus MacNutt
For an indie artist, the big problem isn't piracy, it's obscurity: no one even cares enough about your tunes to steal 'em.
Spelman, who was himself an archer, has illustrated the passage very clearly by a quotation from Arrian, Indie.
The still-living short-footed semi-ape (brachytarsi), especially the muki, indie and lori, possess possibly a faint resemblance.Was Man Created?|Henry A. Mott
- an independent film or record company
- (as modifier)an indie producer; the indie charts
"independent record company," 1945, shortening of independent (among the earliest mentioned were Continental, Majestic, and Signature); used of film production companies since 1920s, of theaters from 1942; extended by 1984 to a type of pop music issued by such labels.