U2 guitarist The Edge has been entangled in a battle to develop his land in Malibu, California. Now, it appears the axeman can proceed with a project to build five homes. This legal battle with the California Coastal Commission has been ongoing for the past 8 years, according to the L.A. Times.

He'll have to make a few compromises, including scaling down the size of the estate. The band went big with "The Claw" a few years back. The largest stage in the history of the world.

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The man has houses across the globe, including some in his native Ireland and in the South Of France.
That's all well & good, until you compute how many days are spent on the road and away from those palaces.

Keep it on KRNA to hear more from the new U2 CD "Songs Of Innocence," including the first single "The Miracle Of Joey Ramone." The digital download of the record went across the globe in an instant a few weeks back via an iTunes free click.

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