The Fatal Flowers are a dutch rock band founded by Richard Janssen in 1984 in Amsterdam. In the beginning the band aims to make melodious guitar rock. The Flowers are rapidly considered a talented promising band, and sign a contract at the large record company WEA. Under the guidance of top producer Craig Leon an eponymous EP is made. The first full album is produced by Vic Maille and contains the title song Younger Days. The album becomes a hit.