The Chicago-based blues singer, a presence on that city's music scene for decades, delivers "gutbucket blues, joyous gospel, Rolling Stones-style rock crunch and aching R&B," according to a news release.
Walker, who debuted his label Hellfire this year and continues to tour worldwide, has a discography which includes 23 albums and two DVDs. He has won four Blues Music Awards, including the 2010 Album of the Year Award for "Between A Rock And A Hard Place," and has been nominated 43 times.
His greatest influence is the late guitarist Michael Bloomfield.
Tickets, $25 in advance, $29 at the door and $3 off for FTC members, are available at the box office at 203-259-1036 or at www.fairfieldtheatre.org.