After decades of backing up world-class artists and leading the SNL band, the famed Telemaster shares some of his tried-and-true gear secrets.

G.E. Smith tours with two old tweed Fender Deluxe amps—a 1958, and a 1960—that he purchased in the late sixties and seventies. Other than the NOS Tung Sol 5881 tubes and the Celestion Blue speakers, these amps are stock.

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