Sept. 8, 2011. U2 guitarist The Edge, whose given name is David Evans. The California Coastal Commission staff has agreed to allow Evans to build a scaled-down compound in the mountains above Malibu. The staff recommended Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, that the commission approve a smaller development than the one originally envisioned. (The Associated Press)
The guitarist for U2 finally has an edge in getting his long-planned compound of mansions built in the mountains above Malibu.