After parting ways using the seminal Guided By Voices in 1996, guitarist Mitch Mitchell wished to take the chance of writing and documenting his own music. Therefore without any the help of additional music artists, Mitchell went in to the studio room, recorded all of the instrumental paths by himself, split the vocals and released it like a break up EP with Illyah Kuryahkin in 1996 -with just a little help from Market Rock Records; therefore, Terrifying Experience was created. Not to lengthy following the record sold-out, Mitchell wished to consider things a stage additional by recruiting a genuine music group; leading to the 1997 fall into line of guitarist Duane Hart, bassist Geoff Ortlip and drummer Tag Craigo, Terrifying Encounter quickly followed using their second seven in . (first release like a music group), “I’m Invisible” b/w “Legacy of Conquest” as well as the Seek out Omega Minus EP -both thanks to AAJ Information. With an area following developed within their house quarters of Dayton, Ohio, Terrifying Encounter felt the self-confidence to get a 1998 US tour, following the launch of their first full-length Supreme Radial that same yr.