New Moon is the fourth studio album by Swallow the Sun.
The album was released on November 4, 2009 in Finland, November 9, 2009 in Europe, and November 10, 2009 in the United States. Recording of the album commenced on June 15 at Fascination Street Studios with Jens Bogren as executive producer. Wintersun drummer Kai Hahto replaced Pasi Pasanen and contributed drums on the album. Some versions of the album contain an alternate recording of “Servant of Sorrow“, which features a guitar solo by Steve Rothery.
The Horror Series continued from this album, also being on The Morning Never Came, Hope & Emerald Forest and the Blackbird.
On February 1, 2012, Svart Records released the album on LP, limited to 500 copies.