Hello, I’m Tanyel (basically pronounced Danielle but with a ‘T’, weird, huh) Gumushan.
I'm a Media and Communication (Music Industries) student at BCU, and the music editor here at The National Student.
Let's have a chat: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fresher Sounds - 01/02/16
We've had our trial month of 2016, now it's February and we have no excuses... these tracks will help you through semester two.
Album Review: The Crookes - Lucky Ones
‘I’ll be yours all tonight, until the morning light, and then I’ll be someone new’ melancholy washes lo-fi dream pop in the woozy opening line of The Crookes’ fourth album.
We talk student grants, lads and small town frustrations with Eoin Loveless
Live Review: Drenge @ Leicester O2 Academy (23/01/16)
Limbs went flying, and vocals shattered through Leicester's O2 Academy as Drenge warmed up for the NME Award Shows.
Live review: Declan McKenna and Lisbon @ The Cookie (22/01/16)
Declan McKenna and Lisbon bring the party vibes to Leicester.
Fresher Sounds - 25/01/16
With ABBA reuniting last week, we dug out some new super troupers for you.
Interview: Declan McKenna
We talk avocados, politics and brews with Declan McKenna.
Hear This: Ekkah - Small Talk
Ditch maths class, and instead get funky with Ekkah.
Fresher Sounds - 18/01/16
These lot aren't nominated for any Brit awards, but will take your mind off that snow trek to your 9am.
Interview: The Dunwells
With new album Light Up The Sky just around the corner, The Dunwells just dropped their latest single ‘Hurts’, naturally we had to have a chat and find out more.
Bridlington duo Seafret talk to Music Editor Tanyel Gumushan about the sea, punk pirates and superpowers ahead of the release of theur debut album.
Album Review: Hinds - Leave Me Alone
According to Spanish alt rockers, there are ‘twelve faces of love’. You can hear all of them in each track of their long awaited debut album Leave Me Alone.
Fresher Sounds - 21/12/15 (Christmas edition)
If you’re getting a bit tired of you know, the classic Christmas songs then fear not. We have your new and alternative festive playlist all wrapped up.
Live Review: Amber Run @ Bodega, Nottingham (17/12/15)
"You're pretty fucking polite for a homecoming gig!" Amber Run spoke too soon, just a couple of tracks in to their warm-up Nottingham gig.
Fresher Sounds - 14/12/15
Use these tunes to soundtrack your day trying to ignore the X Factor!
Fresher Sounds - 07/12/15
Some more new tunes that, thankfully, aren't as terrible as the sex in Morrissey's novel.