History Music / PsychoLeCemu

13th Dec '17 9:13:55 AM Basara-kun
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* {{Homage}}: There're very colorful ones on "Omoide Haruki" (''Usefulnotes/JourneyToTheWest'') and "Michi no Sora" (''Franchise/DisneyAnimatedCanon'') videoclips and costumes.



* Usefulnotes/JourneyToTheWest: A very colorful {{homage}} in "Omoide Aruki" videoclip.
10th Dec '17 11:03:20 AM nombretomado
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* DisneyAnimatedCanon: "Michi no Sora" videoclip is based on this and Fairy Tales in general.
31st Jul '17 6:37:21 PM WaterBlap
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* '''Lida''' (real name: Tatsuya Akeda) - The lead guitarist and the {{Foil}} of Daishi in the group, being TheRival of TheHero as well TheLancer. He's known for [[EnergeticOutstandingOrange his orange hair]], usually in the form of AnimeHair. After the breakup, he made the group ''Dacco'' with YURA-sama.

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* '''Lida''' (real name: Tatsuya Akeda) - The lead guitarist and the {{Foil}} of Daishi in the group, being TheRival of TheHero as well TheLancer. He's known for [[EnergeticOutstandingOrange his orange hair]], hair, usually in the form of AnimeHair. After the breakup, he made the group ''Dacco'' with YURA-sama.



* EnergeticOutstandingOrange: Lida, not just for his hair, most of his costumes are orange as well representing the energy of the group.
9th Jun '17 4:40:29 PM Basara-kun
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The group was formed in 1999 releasing a demo album in the same year. In 2000 released ''Kronos'' and ''Risokyu Ryokou Guide Disc'', their first maxi-singles and later their first album in 2001, ''Doppelganger'', all signed by the indie label Limited Records. Then in 2003 Psycho le Cému signed with Nippon Crown getting a big impact in Japan and releasing two albums: ''Frontiers'' and ''Beautiful World'' and a lot of singles. But the success overpassed this country and became [[GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff a big hit un the USA]], mostly because of the {{Cosplay}}, being invited to big events in that country like Pacific Media Expo, Project A-kon, Katsucon and Megacon between 2004 and 2005.

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The group was formed in 1999 releasing a demo album in the same year. In 2000 released ''Kronos'' and ''Risokyu Ryokou Guide Disc'', their first maxi-singles and later their first album in 2001, ''Doppelganger'', all signed by the indie label Limited Records. Then in 2003 Psycho le Cému signed with Nippon Crown getting a big impact in Japan and releasing two albums: ''Frontiers'' and ''Beautiful World'' and a lot of singles. But the success overpassed this country and became [[GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff a big hit un in the USA]], mostly because of the {{Cosplay}}, being invited to big events in that country like Pacific Media Expo, Project A-kon, Katsucon and Megacon between 2004 and 2005.



* '''Lida''' (real name: Tatsuya Akeda) - The lead guitarist and the {{Foil}} of Daishi in the group, being TheRival of TheHero as well TheLancer. He's known for his orange hair, usually in the form of AnimeHair. After the breakup, he made the group ''Dacco'' with YURA-sama.

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* '''Lida''' (real name: Tatsuya Akeda) - The lead guitarist and the {{Foil}} of Daishi in the group, being TheRival of TheHero as well TheLancer. He's known for [[EnergeticOutstandingOrange his orange hair, hair]], usually in the form of AnimeHair. After the breakup, he made the group ''Dacco'' with YURA-sama.



* EnergeticOutstandingOrange: Lida, not just for his hair, most of his costumes are orange as well representing the energy of the group.



* ManInWhite: All the members disguised as angels (and Seek being the {{Mascot}}) in ''WITH''. Also, this is one of the colors usually uses YURA-sama in almost all his costumes.

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* ManInWhite: All the members disguised as angels (and Seek being the {{Mascot}}) in ''WITH''."WITH". Also, this is one of the colors usually uses YURA-sama in almost all his costumes.
2nd Jun '17 5:50:09 AM erforce
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* '''Seek''' (real name: Takuma Shiramizu) - The bassist and the most bizarre of the members, usually making the MonsterOfTheWeek in videoclips. The {{Foil}} of YURA-sama that represents the grotesque and monstruousity, often closer to [[{{Gorn}} Eroguro Kei]] looks. And if their costumes weren't enough, also has SavagePiercings, which shocks even with normal clothes and no costumes. With Aya, they formed first ''ISABELLE'' and later ''Mix Speakers, Inc.'', a VisualKei group similar than Psycho le Cému, but with {{Halloween}} theme.

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* '''Seek''' (real name: Takuma Shiramizu) - The bassist and the most bizarre of the members, usually making the MonsterOfTheWeek in videoclips. The {{Foil}} of YURA-sama that represents the grotesque and monstruousity, often closer to [[{{Gorn}} Eroguro Kei]] looks. And if their costumes weren't enough, also has SavagePiercings, which shocks even with normal clothes and no costumes. With Aya, they formed first ''ISABELLE'' and later ''Mix Speakers, Inc.'', a VisualKei group similar than Psycho le Cému, but with {{Halloween}} [[AllHallowsEve Halloween]] theme.
28th May '17 2:30:45 PM nombretomado
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** "Prism", which is based on Feudal/Sengoku Era and made in a serious tone instead of "Yume Kazaguruma", based mostly in works of fiction than in history. Here appears a {{Samurai}} (Daishi), a {{Ninja}} (Lida), a {{Geisha}} (Aya, a modern version closer to {{Vocaloid}}), a [[UsefulNotes/{{Onmyodo}} Onmyouji]] (YURA-sama) and a {{Tengu}} (Seek.)

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** "Prism", which is based on Feudal/Sengoku Era and made in a serious tone instead of "Yume Kazaguruma", based mostly in works of fiction than in history. Here appears a {{Samurai}} (Daishi), a {{Ninja}} (Lida), a {{Geisha}} (Aya, a modern version closer to {{Vocaloid}}), Music/{{Vocaloid}}), a [[UsefulNotes/{{Onmyodo}} Onmyouji]] (YURA-sama) and a {{Tengu}} (Seek.)
27th Feb '17 3:32:19 AM erforce
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* '''Aya''' (real name: Naoki Okawa) - TheChick of the group, which is really a WholesomeCrossdresser as most of Visual Kei bands and the backup guitar supporting Lida. Known for his pink hair, Aya is the {{Moe}} GirlyGirl who also dances in videoclips and live concerts with YURA-sama. With Seek, they formed first ''ISABELLE'' and later ''Mix Speakers, Inc.'', a VisualKei group similar than Psycho le Cému, but with {{Halloween}} theme.

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* '''Aya''' (real name: Naoki Okawa) - TheChick of the group, which is really a WholesomeCrossdresser as most of Visual Kei bands and the backup guitar supporting Lida. Known for his pink hair, Aya is the {{Moe}} GirlyGirl who also dances in videoclips and live concerts with YURA-sama. With Seek, they formed first ''ISABELLE'' and later ''Mix Speakers, Inc.'', a VisualKei group similar than Psycho le Cému, but with {{Halloween}} [[AllHallowsEve Halloween]] theme.
24th Jan '17 10:34:00 AM Basara-kun
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'''Psycho le Cému''' (also known as PLC) is a Japanese VisualKei band born in the end of TheNineties and being most famous in the TurnOfTheMillennium. This band enters into Visual Shock classification, but different from other bands, this one uses {{Cosplay}} as their main inspiration, basing on external references of Pop Culture, like anime and video games, but also taking ideas from SuperSentai, Western Fairy Tales and [[Usefulnotes/JourneyToTheWest a classic in Asian literature]].

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'''Psycho Psycho le Cému''' Cému (also known as PLC) is a Japanese VisualKei band born in the end of TheNineties and being most famous in the TurnOfTheMillennium. This band enters into Visual Shock classification, but different from other bands, this one uses {{Cosplay}} as their main inspiration, basing on external references of Pop Culture, like anime and video games, but also taking ideas from SuperSentai, Western Fairy Tales and [[Usefulnotes/JourneyToTheWest a classic in Asian literature]].
13th Dec '16 7:44:48 AM Basara-kun
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Being a group that feeds with {{Cosplay}}, there're SO MANY external references that a [[ShoutOut/PsychoLeCemu Shout-Out section]] was made exclusively for this group.

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Being a group that feeds with {{Cosplay}}, there're SO MANY external references that a [[ShoutOut/PsychoLeCemu Shout-Out section]] was made exclusively for this group.
Psycho le Cému.



* ColorCodedCharacters[=/=]RainbowMotif:
** BlueIsHeroic: Daishi.
** RedIsHeroic: Lida (a non-TheLeader example).
** PinkHeroine: Aya.
** GreenAndMean: Seek.
** GoldAndWhiteAreDivine: YURA-sama.



* DyeHard: Daishi has no determinate hair color, so you can see him blonde, redhead or with brown or black hair, all depends of the costume. Also in "Yume Kazaguruma" he has a SkunkStripe.



* FanNickname: "Super Cosplay Band", even it was [[http://web.archive.org/web/20120204102733/http://www.supercosplayband.com/ a website with that name!]]
* FieryRedhead: Lida.

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* FanNickname: "Super Cosplay Band", even it was [[http://web.archive.org/web/20120204102733/http://www.supercosplayband.com/ a website with that name!]]
* FieryRedhead: Lida. Subverted in ''Dacco'', where he has black hair to contrasts YURA-sama's white one.


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* ManInWhite: All the members disguised as angels (and Seek being the {{Mascot}}) in ''WITH''. Also, this is one of the colors usually uses YURA-sama in almost all his costumes.
10th Dec '16 6:51:19 PM Basara-kun
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[[PyrrhicVictory But the fame has a price]]. In 2005, Daishi was found guilty of being positive for methamphetamine and [[DrugsAreBad was arrested by Kanagawa police]] and jailed for a year and half. The news was so shocking in Japan that all PLC albums and merchandising were confiscated and the group went into a hiatus until Daishi went out of the jail. After that, in 2006 the group recorded for a last time releasing their last album, ''Epilogue'', and compiled the GreatestHitsAlbum ''Psycho le Cému Best''. Then, the group had a breakup and all their members went for their side projects "Dacco" (YURA-sama and Lida), "Mix Speakers Inc." (Aya and Seek) and Daishi having a solo carrer.

TheEndOrIsIt Well, certainly not. In 2009, Psycho le Cému reunited again with new costumes and a tour celebrating the tenth anniversary of the creation of the group with a concert tour called ''Psycho le Cému 10th Anniversary - Legend of Sword''. And again they did it in 2014 with the 15th anniversary. But this time the group reunited for real, making more costumes, more song and the first album since the last one they did in 2006: ''NOW AND THEN ~THE WORLD~'', released in August 2016 in their new label, noneless than [[Creator/WarnerBrosRecords Warner Music Japan]]. And the Adventure Continues...

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[[PyrrhicVictory But the fame has a price]]. In 2005, Daishi was found guilty of being positive for methamphetamine and methamphetamine, [[DrugsAreBad was arrested by Kanagawa police]] and jailed for a year and half. The news was so shocking in Japan that all PLC albums and merchandising were confiscated and the group went into a hiatus until Daishi went out of the jail. After that, in 2006 the group recorded for a last time releasing their last album, ''Epilogue'', and compiled the GreatestHitsAlbum ''Psycho le Cému Best''. Then, the group had a breakup and all their members went for their side projects "Dacco" (YURA-sama and Lida), Lida) and "Mix Speakers Inc." (Aya and Seek) and Seek), as well Daishi having went into a solo carrer.

TheEndOrIsIt Well, certainly not. In 2009, Psycho le Cému reunited again with new costumes and a tour celebrating the tenth anniversary of the creation of the group with a concert tour called ''Psycho le Cému 10th Anniversary - Legend of Sword''. And again they did it in 2014 with the 15th anniversary. But this time the group reunited for real, making more costumes, more song new songs and the first album since the last one they did in 2006: ''NOW AND THEN ~THE WORLD~'', released in August 2016 in their new label, noneless than [[Creator/WarnerBrosRecords Warner Music Japan]]. And the Adventure Continues...
AndTheAdventureContinues...



There're SO MANY external references that a [[ShoutOut/PsychoLeCemu Shout-Out section]] was made exclusively for this group.

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There're Being a group that feeds with {{Cosplay}}, there're SO MANY external references that a [[ShoutOut/PsychoLeCemu Shout-Out section]] was made exclusively for this group.
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