Danielle Ate the Sandwich is the stage name of the indie-folk, ukulele player and songwriter, Danielle Anderson. Her music career began modestly at open mic nights in Fort Collins, Colorado, and was unexpectedly jumpstarted by the popularity of her simple YouTube videos, that show off her ukulele, sweet vocals, thoughtful lyrics and unique personality. Danielle Ate the Sandwich has been touring nationally since 2009, cultivating a loyal and dedicated fan base, affectionately referred to as 'Fanwiches.'
Danielle Ate the Sandwich has shared the stage and collaborated with acts such as Pomplamoose, Lauren O'Connell, Leo Kottke and Mumford & Sons. She has released four independent albums, receiving praise from fans of all ages. In 2010, her album 'Two Bedroom Apartment' reached number 5 on iTunes' top selling singer/songwriter charts.
Danielle currently tours the United States year round, lives in Fort Collins, CO and is working on the soundtrack for a full length documentary film about the artist, Edith Lake Wilkinson.
The Denver Post says, "Danielle Anderson is a tender singer-songwriter, a brazen humorist, a fearless young woman. Performing as Danielle Ate the Sandwich, Anderson wields a ukulele, a guitar and her own words to tell stories about people."
Denver's Westword describes Danielle as, "cripplingly enchanting with lyrics telling the story of a generation coming of age in an age of uncertainty."