Taschen Debuts Tom of Finland XXL

April 07, 2009

As you might already know, Touko Laaksonen, otherwise known as Tom of Finland, got his start in the pages of Physique Pictorial, way back in 1956 – Bob Mizer even gave him his name, discarding Touko for the Americanized, Tom. Well,......

Under Pressure, Beefcake Surveillance and Physique Pictorial

March 24, 2009

Even the most timorous feels that if he will stay in his own home and mind his own business, that there at least he will be snug and secure. But there are certain insidious groups at work in our country who don’t agree, rather they......

Discovering Bob Mizer’s Portraits

March 10, 2009

In the implementation of our new archiving system, we are constantly reminded of just how prolific Bob Mizer truly was. He produced new images almost daily, and while most of his photographs focus on the male body, Mizer did in......

Vintage Man of the Month: Joe Dallesandro (Nude)

March 05, 2009

Probably AMG’s most famous model, next to Govenator, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Joe Dallesandro was a gay icon long before he showed up at Andy Warhol’s Factory. Theses early nudes of Little Joe display his compact......

Bob Mizer’s Guest Album in Paco & Manolo’s Kink

February 25, 2009

A new issue of Spanish super-duo Paco & Manolo’s photographic survey, Kink, is now available for purchase. Like the previous nine editions, this first volume of 2009 is an impeccably designed salute to the male form, but unlike......

Cowboy Virgin Wins Best Mind Fuck, Hard Choice Award

February 24, 2009

Onan the Vulgarian, XX Factor’s prolific smut surveyor, just released the 2008 Hard Choice Awards, and one of our more obscure offerings seems to have caught Onan’s eye. We’re not sure if ‘Best Mind Fuck’ is a new......

Joe Dallesandro Wins Teddy at Berlin International Film Festival

February 18, 2009

Yes the Germans are kinky, but not even the Germans would try to pass off a piece of lingerie as an award. No, the teddy in question here is a little golden statuette of a bear. The man immortalized as Little Joe in Lou Reed’s......

Bob Mizer Gets Around (the World)

February 17, 2009

It’s true, even posthumously, our founder is making headlines in the World’s most popular fag rags. Today, it’s Brasilian beefcake periodical Junior that’s giving Bob props. The folks over at Junior give Bob big......

How d’ya Like Them Apples? AMG Receives 16 GAYVN Nods

February 09, 2009

If you haven’t already heard, the nominations for the 2009 GAYVN awards were announced earlier this morning. And, as per usual, AMG’s racked up quite the list of nominations. In fact our premium Brasilian brand, AMG Brasil,......

Vintage Man of the Month: Dennis Schreffer

February 03, 2009

Okay, so these photos are a bit PG, but Dennis Schreffer’s sweet ass is so inviting, and his poses so suggestive, that it doesn’t take a psychic to imagine what it would be like to stick it to him. Dennis’ good-boy demeanor is......

Physique Inspiration

January 29, 2009

Everybody knows that Bob Mizer was the King of Beefcake. He was a pioneer in the world of gay photography, and an unwitting champion of gay rights. For many men, publications like Mizer’s Physique Pictorial were the only......

Vintage Man of the Month: James Adam Sheppard

January 09, 2009

We were first introduced to James and his sizable appendage while doing research for Dian Hanson’s The Big Penis Book. After hours of poring over countless slides of man meat, we were starting to wonder if we even knew what......