Digital Audio Tape: The one DAT got away

A look at DAT – tape that sounded as good as a CD and was supposed to replace cassettes…however the recording industry decided it had to die. FAQs & Updates are below


Long Play Mode is 32kHz (added as an annotation before the video went live) WARNING This video may contain the occasional redundant turn of phrase…e.g. “DAT Tape” if this is of concern, please do not press play.