Um, these are simply your hometown's hipsters.
That's arguable. I have examples of what came after.
Just saying, "hipster" and "indie" in general parlance convey next to nothing anymore. > 95% of music (and < 5% of music sales) is indie in its original sense of independent label/distribution. "Hipster" meant "overeducated/underemployed youth slumming on the bad side of town" for decades before it got its current gloss: "overeducated/underemployed youth slumming on the bad side of town, doing things I personally don't like."
Oh, and the song, its fun, sloppy jangle pop.
"before hipsters ruined indie"
When was that? Hipsters have been around since WWII if not longer, and they pretty much invented indie, sooo...
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