Today’s Millvale Music Festival Inquisition features Joshua Crusan of Josh Crusan & The Coconut Band. He and the rest of the band will be playing Tazza D’Oro at 12:20pm.

List the names of every band that you’ve ever played in ever.

Kid Durango, The Sussex Pledge, Picken ‘n Grinnen

What was the artist, album, or song that inspired you to play/write music?

Too many to list, have to give credit to parents / friends.

What is your favorite piece of merch that you own?

Mighty Mighty Bosstones Hoodie

Tell us one thing about the Pittsburgh music scene that could be better and one thing about the scene that you love. 

Love the versatility; hate the stairs

What’s something about you/your band that you think people should know that maybe they don’t?

Pretty Transparent. Most people don’t know I write originals as I usually perform as a cover artist, hoping to bring that to the limelight.

If you had to pick only one of your songs for people to listen to, which one would it be?

The Current Won’t Collapse a Pier

Who would you cast in the movie of your band?

Chris Farley

How does your family react to your music? Do they come to your shows?

They come to the cover shows. My dad listens to my songs in his basement quite frequently.

What band or artist have you seen live the most number of times?

Coheed & Cambria

What’s the craziest thing that has happened to you at a show as a performer or spectator?

Death metal show, 2006, roundhouse kick right where I preferred not to be roundhouse kicked.

Does your band have any shows coming up or other newsworthy events (album release, etc)?

Open Mic night every friday @ Mr Mike’s Pub in Irwin, PA!