WANTED: the bad boys of AMG - Rocky Coffey

June 16, 2017

This week - Roscoe "Rocky" Coffey “Roscoe “Rocky” Coffey 23, 5’10”, 185 lbs whom neighbors claim to have seen in the company of another man leaving a home where he did not live transporting an expensive hi-fi set (without......

Bidgood’s cinematic seven-year itch finds new life, audiences

June 13, 2017

In the early 1960s, just a few years before the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that nudity in art was not obscene, one artist’s career began with a literal splash....

AMG Fun Facts: Richard Harrison

June 09, 2017

This week: Richard Harrison "He was introduced to us by Chuck Renslow of Kris Studios. His first job was at the original Vic Tanny Gym. Dick was short of funds, and would frequently sleep at the gym. But he made many fine friends......

He might be a hunk, but he's only human

June 06, 2017

I’ve always been a trusting, naïve person by nature. When you admit this to someone in almost any scenario you encounter in life, it’s because, for one reason or another, you’ve let your guard down. You’ve inadvertently......

WANTED: the bad boys of AMG - Don Matney

June 02, 2017

This week - Don Matney “persona non grata for repeatedly housebreaking, breaking down doors of a house where he was no longer welcome, making it necessary to have a warrant issued against him (all while drunk which we do not consider a......

Venue brought AMG models to the silver screen

May 30, 2017

Those AMG patrons who were fortunate enough to live in the Los Angeles area during the mid-1960s and early 1970s were likely familiar with the Park Theatre as the nucleus of gay cinema....

AMG Fun Facts: Robirds

May 26, 2017

This week: Ray Robirds "Special set of 12 4x5's of Ray Robirds in leather $5. Leather pants and other interesting leather garments available through "Hell Bent for Leather" 6727¼ Hollywood Blvd. Hollywood Calif. Cost of these......

Artists' works brought masculinity out in full color

May 23, 2017

In the same way that Bob Mizer was known for his use of props and costumes in his still images and films, so too are French duo Pierre Commoy and Gilles Blanchard revered for their use of color, religious and mythical iconography,......

Physique Pictorial was a visual feast -- with a message

May 16, 2017

If the first issue of the upcoming Physique Pictorial relaunch is your introduction to Bob Mizer’s pocket-sized ode to beefcake, don’t worry – it’s never too late to learn about the history behind one of male physique......

WANTED: the bad boys of AMG: Jerry Suter

May 12, 2017

This week: Jerry Suter “He and another criminal robbed the proprietor of Old Reliable at gunpoint, tied him up, abused him and carried off his equipment. Suter subsequently went on an extensive crime spree which included......

AMG Fun Facts: Adams

May 12, 2017

This week: Spyke Adams "Spyke Adams is one of the many AMG models who sell photos directly - write him at 4010 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles. With a group of other fellows, he takes old run down houses and spruces them up and......

Ideals of male beauty have changed over centuries

May 09, 2017

Though male physique photography pioneer Bob Mizer set out to define masculinity in post-war America, his idea of the perfect male body was a somewhat different one from that of previous centuries. There were similarities, of course, but......