An independent record label (or indie label) is a record label that operates without the funding of or outside major record labels.
Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.
are a nation and an ethnic group that is native to Japan and makes up 98.5% of the total population of that country.
The music of Japan includes a wide array of performers in distinct styles both traditional and modern.
is the southernmost prefecture of Japan.
, also known as, is the music of the Okinawa Islands of southwestern Japan.
Post-hardcore is a punk rock music genre that maintains the aggression and intensity of hardcore punk but emphasizes a greater degree of creative expression initially inspired by post-punk and noise rock.
Screamo (also referred to as skramz) is an aggressive style of emo that emerged in the early 1990s, combining musical intensity with "willfully experimental dissonance and dynamics."Jason Heller, "Feast of Reason".
Utanohi (Japanese: うたの日, Songs Day) is an annual music festival held in Okinawa.