Old Town Blues Club adds saxophone player Walter Gentry to their Wall of Fame

Walter Gentry joins Old Town Blues Club’s Wall of Fame, which highlights local artists. Valley News/Lexington Howe photo
Saxophone player Walter Gentry has been performing for at least half a century, beginning in high school.Gentry first met Andrew Doty, owner of Temecula’s Old Town Blues Club, after he started coming to Temecula.“We kind of got along (was in several different bands) so we got to know him pretty well,” Gentry said. “Then I ended up being in his band.”Gentry is from San Diego and comes to Old Town Blues Club to play at least two to three times a month.“He is probably one of the top saxophone players,” Doty said, noting that Gentry first played with a band called Bill Magee Blues Band.“Until you’ve seen him, it’s kind of hard to explain, but he’s just, he’s an amazing p
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