Candye Kane knows the blues.
She was raised in a dysfunctional family, became a team mother and has survived cancer once and is battling it again. She also knows the music tradition inside and out.
Candye Kane and her band — featuring guitarist Laura Chavez, bassist Kennan Shaw and drummer Fred Rautmann — will perform at 7:30 p.m., at Alex's Plaza Restaurant and Bar, 35 N. Main St., Ashland.
Duo Robbie DaCosta and Tom Stamper will open the show. The cover charge is $5. Call 541-482-8818 or see www.alexsrestaurantandbar.com.