The Latest Svalbard News, Video, Interviews and Features

Reviews Bloodstock 2021: What happened on the Friday

Here’s what went down on the Friday of Bloodstock – from Svalbard to Devin Townsend…

Features Now Hear This: Serena Cherry on the best new power metal, post-rock and metalcore

Svalbard and Noctule singer/guitarist Serena Cherry on the new bands to check out now, including Fellowship, Pupil Slicer and Bearpit…

The News Cult of Luna announce 2022 European / UK headline tour with Alcest and Svalbard

Exclusive: Swedish titans Cult of Luna have announced an epic European and UK tour with special guests Alcest and Svalbard – including a return to London for Beyond the Redshift.

Reviews Album review: Noctule – Wretched Abyss

Svalbard’s Serena Cherry gets suitably epic with her Skyrim-inspired solo project Noctule…

The News Exclusive: Stream Wretched Abyss, the debut album by Serena Cherry's black metal project Noctule

Svalbard’s Serena Cherry is releasing her debut album as black metal solo project Noctule on May 28 – but you can hear Wretched Abyss in full with Kerrang! now!

The News Svalbard, Conjurer, A.A. Williams and more for upcoming Leeds all-dayer

Check out the full line-up for new Leeds mini-festival, The Wave Before The Kick In The Chest…

The News Svalbard announce UK tour, release new video for Silent Restraint

Svalbard drop a new fan-filled video for Silent Restraint alongside nine UK tour dates for later in the year

Features The Kerrang! staff's top 10 albums of 2020

You’ve seen Kerrang!‘s Albums Of 2020, now here’s what’s been getting the staff through the past 12 months…

Features The 50 greatest albums of 2020

The only countdown that matters: Kerrang!’s 50 greatest albums of 2020.


Svalbard unleash a barrage of blackened brutality inside The K! Pit, in association with Nordic Spirit

Features Svalbard: What lockdown has taught us

Svalbard look back at the lessons of 2020 as they prepare to unleash fury in The K! Pit, in association with Nordic Spirit

Features Svalbard: “When shows come back, they will be different”

Svalbard’s Serena Cherry looks forward to post-pandemic gigs as the band announce their K! Pit show, in association with Nordic Spirit.