We're so excited to introduce a new RETROSPEKT product available for sale in Canada: a portable cassette player made by RETROSPEKT in collab with DAIS Records.

Who are DAIS Records?

Dais Records, founded in 2007, focuses on new and old, identifying rare, lost or forgotten music while retaining an impressive roster of new and influential artists. 

RETROSPEKT worked with Dais to help them put their unique spin on the CP-81 cassette player which comes kitted with matching headphones and an exclusive cassette tape featuring never-before-heard songs, remixes and demos from Dais artists.

The Product

The Dais x Retrospekt Portable Cassette Player is a limited edition release of only 1000 of CP-81 cassette players, reimagined with a new graphic design in white, with rose-adorned artwork by Dais creative director Nathaniel Young.

The device features all of the core cassette player functions, packaged with adjustable Dais branded headphones and an exclusive 19-track compilation cassette of unreleased material from Dais Records roster.

Limited to 1000 units. Tape not sold separately.

Product features:

  • Play, fast-forward, rewind, record
  • Microphone jack
  • Headphones jack
  • Type-C USB power supply
  • Battery operable

Box Contents include:

  • CP-81 portable cassette player
  • 2x AA batteries
  • Dais adjustable headphones
  • DAIS223 compilation tape
  • User guide

DAIS223 Tape Compilation Tracklist:


  • High Vis - Forgot To Grow
  • High-Functioning Flesh - Down To Sense
  • Riki - SAS (For Those Who Speak And Spake)
  • Private World - Through The Distance
  • Body of Light - Out of Season (Demo Instrumental)
  • Helm - Evil Ceramics
  • Choir Boy - Happy to Be Bad With You (Demo)
  • Tor Lundvall - Black Fly Day
  • CoH - Vow a Vow
  • SPICE - I Dont Want To Die In NY (Remix)


  • VR SEX - Runway Runaway (Demo)
  • Xeno & Oaklander - Hoplite (Demo)
  • Tempers - Camino Del Sol (Antena Cover)
  • Cold Showers - Sliver (Inner City Remix)
  • AURAGRAPH - No Control
  • ADULT. - Few Warnings Are Important (2003)
  • Drew McDowall - Animals Will Sing
  • SRSQ - Phantasmata
  • Cold Gawd - Gin (At The Mountain)
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