chrome tape

chrome tape

n
(Electronics) magnetic recording tape coated with chrome dioxide
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Famed for their often chaotic live shows, the band - whose Alex Empire released album Chrome Tape was their most recent release - play their last shows on the continent - in Perpignan on March 9th and Toulon on the 10th, with their last show in Bucharest on March 29.
The move to MP media from the gamma ferric oxide and chrome tape formulations that were widely used at the time was necessitated by the higher recording densities demanded by the 4mm format to compensate for the small form factor of the cartridge.
Both "Les Miserables" -- which has never before been released to the public -- and "Radio Detectives" are digitally restored and remastered to provide optimal listening pleasure, and each is available in compact disc or high bias chrome tape format and housed in an attractive collector's package.