Vocalist Ernie Walley, backed by The Rattlers (aka 100 Watt Mind), will perform a charged mix of Southern rock, outlaw country and blues at 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, at Alex's Plaza Restaurant, 35 N. Main St., Ashland.

Vocalist Ernie Walley, backed by The Rattlers (aka 100 Watt Mind), will perform a charged mix of Southern rock, outlaw country and blues at 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, at Alex's Plaza Restaurant, 35 N. Main St., Ashland.

"I'm from Alabama," says Walley, who also is a bouncer at Alex's. "That's what I grew up with, that's what I love, and that's what I'll always do."

Expect to hear songs by the The Allman Brothers, ZZ Top, Lynyrd Skynyrd and Creedence Clearwater.

The cover to the show is $5. Call 541-482-8818.