The Kodan Armada was formed in Louisville, Kentucky in 2000 by Dan Davis. they have been signed to Magic Bullet Records and Brightskull Records (Louisville, formally “thrown brick”). This screamo / post-hardcore band dominated the local scene for five years before disbanding. Cory Popp and Adam Rains have gone on to form In Tongues, while Dan Davis and Ryan Swigart are in Tightwolf” as well as other projects: Heartwarmer(Ryan) (ex-foxhole, ex-kodan armada) & Black Walls(Dan). In early 2006, Cory and Ben(August Moon) started up a new project. They asked Adam to play guitar, and Prideswallower was made.