A Japanese pop group active from 1986 to 2001, and one of the main groups of the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shibuya-kei Shibuya-kei]] scene. Best known of one of their hit singles, ''Sweet Soul Revue''.
!The tropes of Pizzicato Five:

* ArtifactTitle: Yes, they did have five members to begin with, but were a duo at the time of their biggest international success.
* AuthorCatchphrase: "A New Stereophonic Sound Spectacular!"
* BeehiveHairdo: Maki has one in the music video for "Happy Sad".
* CompletelyDifferentTitle: The song whose Japanese title should translate as "7 O'Clock in Tokyo", was instead named "The Night Is Still Young".
* RecordProducer: Yasuharu Konishi has sprinkled his magic on numerous other Japanese acts.
* {{Retraux}}: Present in some of their music, videos and artwork.
* ThrowItIn: Maki and Yasuharu stumbling over their catchphrase at the start of "Happy Sad": "A new stereosonic found... bam!"
* TokyoIsTheCenterOfTheUniverse: Since they happen to be ''from'' Tokyo, [[JustifiedTrope this trope is justifed]].