French producers Equateur are redefining the art of synth with the flaming hot release of their new EP, The Lava. A movement cleverly dubbed #darkwave, this intricately designed EP boasts a range of silvery sound frequencies that effortlessly weave in and out of heavy basslines and raspy vocals. The EP’s headliner track “The Lava” utilizes this perfect composition of cosmic strings, echoey bass and sultry voices to heat up the mood and lead us through to the MIDI heaven that is Ira. The grand finale Cheval Noir is a rise to prominence that truly gives the EP its distinctive flavor. Don’t be afraid to seize this black horse and ride The Lava journey over and over again.