Festival’s smaller names include some big talents: Aidin Vaziri | The marquee acts at last year’s Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival drew capacity crowds, leaving little room on the lawn for attendees to spread their legs, let alone picnic blankets. This year’s free three-day clambake is likely to see a repeat with coveted sets by Patti Smith, Randy Newman and Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings. But for those who just want to hear some good music and take in the sun, there are plenty of thrills to be had just by showing up earlier and hitting the side stages. Here’s a guide to 10 of the lesser-known acts on the bill that pack a big punch. Read more.