Project • 2014—Ongoing

‑otron is Adam Jansch's non-vocal electronic studio project, formulated around a mix of sampling and sound synthesis which suggests a flavour of atmospheric electronics tinged with a rhythm of trip hop. Within its sonic walls you may hear strains of Boards of Canada, DJ Shadow and Portishead.

  • Samplist
  • Electronicism


  • drift


    21 Jan 2022 • Listen
  • platform


    25 Sep 2020 • Listen
  • Prism Exhilarated

    Prism Exhilarated

    8 Dec 2017 • Listen
  • doze on

    doze on

    8 Jul 2016 • Listen
  • Voltronic/Galaxer


    20 Mar 2015 • Listen

Updates [ 12 ]

  • AJ | Projects | ‑otron | &#8209&#x3B;otron returns with new LP, drift

    ‑otron returns with new LP, drift

    21 Jan 2022 • ‑otron

    Following up 2020's EP platform, ‑otron returns with new LP, drift. Integrated into -otron's sonic palette for the new release are vocal performances by Frank Yola, Grafeezy, and Dorian Zoyd.

    drift will be available as a high quality download on Bandcamp, alongside a special edition transparent purple cassette, which will be limited to just 20 copies.

  • AJ | Projects | ‑otron | Announcing Dorian Zoyd's retirement

    Announcing Dorian Zoyd's retirement

    7 Sep 2021 • Dorian Zoyd

    After several years of sonic silence since his last release, ROBOT, Dorian Zoyd is announcing his retirement from the music-making game.

    To mark this milestone, Dorian's swansong will take place on the next album of compatriot ‑otron, due out later this year. Dorian's music shall forever be available at his Bandcamp.

  • AJ | Projects | ‑otron | -otron's platform EP released

    -otron's platform EP released

    25 Sep 2020 • ‑otron

    After a creative hiatus, ‑otron is back with new release platform, a 3-track EP which brings a techno flavour to ‑otron's signature atmospheric lo-fi sampletronic sound.

    Grab platform in high quality digital formats at ‑otron's Bandcamp from September 25th 2020.

  • AJ | Projects | ‑otron | Radio play and reviews for Prism Exhilarated

    Radio play and reviews for Prism Exhilarated

    23 Feb 2018 • ‑otron

    ‑otron's latest record has garnered some radio play since its December 8th release. Indeed, presenter Don Campau aired Prism Exhilarated tracks on his No Pigeonholes and No Pigeonholes EXP shows in January.

    Alongside that, Tabs Out dropped a review of Prism Exhilarated, describing the album as "seasick techno, guaranteed to fracture your field of vision like a boulder to a windshield … but in color!". Nice.

  • AJ | Projects | ‑otron | Unique cassettes for new &#8209&#x3B;otron album

    Unique cassettes for new ‑otron album

    30 Nov 2017 • ‑otron

    This winter sees the launch of ‑otron's latest albumic wonderment, Prism Exhilarated. The new release is also the world's first to integrate the Prysm unique duplication system by Soundary.

    Prism Exhilarated will be available in red unique cassette format and as a digital download at the ‑otron Bandcamp from December 8th.

  • AJ | Projects | ‑otron | New -otron album centre of CreativePact

    New -otron album centre of CreativePact

    4 Sep 2017 • Pact

    Adam Jansch's new CreativePact has been announced, and at its centre is Prism Exhilarated, the next release by -otron which also features some unique media features.

    Starting on September 9th, the pact is named Prism Fission, and pact documentation is available here.

  • AJ | Projects | ‑otron | doze on track aired on Tabs Out

    doze on track aired on Tabs Out

    8 Aug 2016 • ‑otron

    ‑otron once again returned to the playlist of the Tabs Out podcast, this time with "hallucin8", from recently released album doze on. Head to Tabs Out episode 90 to hear the drop.

  • AJ | Projects | ‑otron | &#8209&#x3B;otron's doze on now available

    ‑otron's doze on now available

    8 Jul 2016 • ‑otron

    doze on, the new album by ‑otron, is now available for purchase on Bandcamp. Head there now to catch doze on as a download or on limited-edition turquoise cassette.

  • AJ | Projects | ‑otron | July launch for new &#8209&#x3B;otron cassette, doze on

    July launch for new ‑otron cassette, doze on

    8 Jun 2016 • ‑otron

    The next LP from Adam Jansch's ‑otron project has been unveiled: the 7-track doze on is a record of atmospheric electronic and trip-hop, and will be available digitally and on pro-dubbed cassette from the ‑otron Bandcamp on July 8th.

  • AJ | Projects | ‑otron | Tabs Out podcast features tracks from Voltronic/Galaxer

    Tabs Out podcast features tracks from Voltronic/Galaxer

    18 May 2015 • ‑otron

    Two tracks from ‑otron's Voltronic/Galaxer have been featured on the Tabs Out Cassette Podcast. One track from each side got an airing: 'Radion' from side A and 'Trigone' from side B; head to 25'00 into the show to check it out.

  • AJ | Projects | ‑otron | Voltronic/Galaxer, the new LP by &#8209&#x3B;otron, released

    Voltronic/Galaxer, the new LP by ‑otron, released

    20 Mar 2015 • ‑otron

    After a gap of several years, Adam Jansch has released a new full-length LP. Made under his moniker ‑otron, Voltronic/Galaxer features a blend of electronic beats and atmospheres.

    Available to stream and download from the ‑otron Bandcamp, Voltronic/Galaxer can also be purchased on special-edition transparent orange cassette, limited to just 20 copies.