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Edson was born in New Rochelle, New York. From 1981 to 1982, he was Sonic Youth's original drummer and also played drums for Konk at the same time. After the release of Sonic Youth's self-titled debut EP, Edson left Sonic Youth to play with Konk full-time.
After his music career ended Edson has worked as an actor appearing in over 35 movies. His more notable roles include a disreputable parking garage attendant in Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986), and Eddie in Jim Jarmusch's cult film Stranger Than Paradise (1984). He also had roles in Do the Right Thing (1989), Good Morning, Vietnam (1987) and Platoon (1986). His television appearances include The Adventures of Pete & Pete and the third season finale of Homicide: Life on the Street. Edson acted the lead role in three films directed by Raphael Nadjari: The Shade (1999), I am Josh Polonski's Brother (2001) and Apartment #5c (2002). In 2003, he appeared in the music ...more