Spencer Ludwig is a Latin Grammy winning and Grammy performing trumpeter, songwriter, producer and DJ. Since being the original trumpeter in the multi-platinum band Capital Cities, the Los Angeles-born, half-Filipino has gone rogue, adding a new dimension of possibility to not only his sonic weapon of choice, but to pop music overall, and in 2019 he earned himself a Latin Grammy for co-writing and performing on Fonseca’s album “Agustin”. In 2016 he was signed as a solo artist to Warner Records who released his debut single “Diggy” and launched his career through a global Target campaign. His songs have earned over 100 advertising, film and tv placements, and in 2019 he became one of the faces for Tommy Hilfiger’s global denim campaign.
As a solo artist and as the trumpeter for Capital Cities, Ludwig has performed at Coachella, Lollapalooza, Bonnaroo, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Late Show with David Letterman, Late Night with Seth Meyers, and The Ellen Show and he has toured worldwide with Bebe Rexha, Betty Who, Fonseca, Fitz & The Tantrums, and Katy Perry. He has also performed with Harry Styles, Dua Lipa, Foster the People, Portugal. The Man, and The Wailers among others. As a DJ he’s supported Diplo, GrandMaster Flash and Lupe Fiasco and has spun around the world in clubs and at special events for brands such as Facebook, YouTube, Four Seasons, Fast Company, Honda, Chivas, Johnnie Walker, Vera Wang, Playboy, Soho House and many more.