Biography / Info
Producer and artist LehtMoJoe, born Vincent Sliva, is an emerging force on the modern music scene. A Dallas local, Leht has been creating visionary music for over ten years. With an extensive knowledge of musical styles and movements, he has proven himself able to produce tracks which draw from multiple genres and eras yet accurately capture, and even predict, mainstream trends. Leht’s repertoire deftly joins the past with the present and future.
In 2005, Leht formed the live hip hop band Free Agent, which he produces and fronts. With influences that span the genres of rock, pop, hip hop, and dance, Free Agents unique musical stylings have been recognized across the nation, placing third in the Emergenza Music Festival national finals and receiving airplay on XM Radio. Free Agent’s debut album Attention, Center of was released in 2007.
In 2009, Leht released solo album Spaghetti Western while hosting a live hip hop show at the Granada Theater in Dallas. Spaghetti Western tracks, together with a string of smart remixes, received significant attention on the local Dallas music scene and international airplay through venues such as Hype Machine Radio, BBC Radio 1, and Mark Ronson’s Authentic Shit. Official remixes released by Royksopp, Dragonette, Au Revoir Simone, and Major Lazer established Leht as a force on the electronic scene.
Leht has worked with a number of artists, producing tracks for rappers Anonymous, Shakey Shake, Moses Uvere, and B.T. and pop artists Anthony Sass and Brent Paxton. Masterfully handling both original material and remixes, his creative vision, instinctive musical ear, and skillful execution render him an effective and insightful producer. Above all, he is recognized as an innovator, bringing a unique style with fresh sounds to the industry. As he continues to push the boundaries of popular music, LehtMoJoe is always on the lookout for a new challenge