Fatal Existence was from Reading Pennsylvania and formed in June 1983. During June and July 1983 16 original songs were written and recorded and in September 1983 released on a cassette titled Life's Adventure Begins Here. Several songs from this tape were released on compilation tapes in Norway, Canada and several other counties. Five additional songs were written after but never released. Those songs were Fuck War, The American Way, You Don't Belong, The Fall Of America and Rat Race. On March 31, 1984 the band played their last show with D.R.I., White Cross, Kremlin Korps and Sudden Impact at the C.E. Center in Philadelphia.