A person who once was sad and now is independent. A retired emo kid use to listen to: Dashboard Confessional, The Get Up Kids and Taking Back Sunday. Being retired, they have now turned indie and listen to bands such as: Broken Social Scene, The Drums and Foals.
"Dude, remember when Brad use to listen to that depressing whiny music?"
"Yea, he was a real funkiller."
"For sure. But, I ran into him the other day and he's all indie now."
"Guess he's a retired emo kid."