The Darkness didn't do much damage in the US, but they were huge in their native UK in 2003, the year their debut album Permission To Land
was released. "Holding My Own" was cited in many stories introducing the band to listeners and letting them know what they were in for. But The Darkness had to be seen to be believed, with lead singer Justin Hawkins
commanding the stage with his bizarre catsuits and glistening falsetto.