Independent Band Goes Mainstream on Indie

By: Teresa Di Matteo, Centennial Journalism

The music industry today is packed with all kinds of genres and musical cultures that have been named “mainstream.” But the term “indie” has been trending greatly in the last few years into this culture of mainstream. To many, the term indie has transitioned away from the original term of defining independent music or musicians who run their own production into a newly found mainstream culture. Teresa Di Matteo spoke to Sal Di Matteo and his independent local Toronto band, to get their perspective on what the idea of “indie” actually is. Listen to the interview here.