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Best Daft Punk Costume Guide
Daft Punk is a French electronic music duo who burst onto the scene in 1997 with their debut album Homework. The two performers, Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter, are known almost as well for their unique stage appearance as they are for their catchy electronic dance tunes. The two men wear robot-inspired helmets on stage and in all public appearances. The decision to appear this way is based on a desire to merge the characteristics of humans and machines but also stems from their intensely private nature and their intention to remain anonymous.
You can transform yourself into a member of this eccentric dance duo with a Black Shirt, Sequin Jacket, Daft Punk Gold Gloves, Sterling Silver Necklace, Black Plain Tie, Daft Punk Helmet, Black Pants and Chelsea Boots.
Daft Punk Cosplay Costumes
Electronic music is one genre where artists can have successful careers without the fame and visual recognition achieved by some of their peers. Daft Punk has taken this to the next level by obscuring their faces at all times, and while there are a few photos circulating with the duo’s faces visible, these are definitely rare in their long career.
What we love about their quest for anonymity, of course, is the awesome opportunity to cosplay their look! Their whole appearance is slick, stylish and futuristic and heaps of fun. Perfect for any dance party, this costume is going to be a huge hit, and there’s something kind of cool about going somewhere in a disguise, right? We’d love to see you rocking the Daft Punk outfits, so be sure to upload some photos to the site!
About Daft Punk
Daft Punk is an electronic music duo hailing from France. The two performers, Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter were originally in an indie rock band, but when the group disbanded, they set about creating their own brand of electronic music we have grown to love.
In 1997 they released their debut album, Homework, which spawned the massive hit ‘Around the World.’ In 2001 Daft Punk released their second album titled Discovery, which was a slight change in direction, focusing more on synth-pop rather than the straight dance music they started with. This album is most known for its hit single ‘One More Time.’
While the duo has only released two studio albums since that time, they remain a popular figure in music, touring extensively, and staying influential in the electronic music scene. The band is notoriously private, rarely showing their faces in interviews or photos, and their stage outfits are recognizable due to their robot-inspired helmets which meld brilliantly with the over-the-top light show of their live performance.