and he married Gilda Radner! George Edward “G. E.” Smith -born 01/27/52–is an American guitarist. He was the lead guitarist in the band Hall & Oates and the musical director of Saturday Night Live.
Highly entertaining interview here. (slyt)
Smith was lead guitarist of Bob Dylan’s touring band from June 7, 1988, to October 19, 1990. Smith also served as musical director of The 30th Anniversary Concert Celebration for Bob Dylan at Madison Square Garden on October 16, 1992.
As a session player, Smith has performed and recorded with an exceptionally wide spectrum of influential artists.