I'm not one for festivals of any sort — or any event that requires sharing a Porta-Potty with 5,000 other people for the day.
Unless of course, Merle Haggard is performing.
Add in Gillian Welch, Broken Social Scene, and some warm sunshine, and I'm there — hand sanitizer and all. If you missed the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival this weekend, we are here to tell you … you missed out! Allow us to give you our take on the weekend music orgy and an up-close look at what we saw: