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Classic Indie


The term 'indie' became a common word to describe a particular type of sound in the late 80s and early 90s. Much of that sound emanated from the Madchester scene, with the Hacienda a particular focal point.

Here we take a look back at some of the classics that shaped the scene we now called indie.

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No it didn't, that was just coincidental; indie means the same then as it does now - a shortened form of 'independent', it isn't, wasn't and never shall be a genre. It really began with the foundation of the Factory label in 1978, which was really the world's first truly independent record label, to be set up