Dates of Operation: June 1984 to present
Location: Los Angeles,
Known Aliases : Advocate
Men, Men Magazine
Known Affiliations : Specialty
Publications, Liberation Publications, Fred
Bisonnes, Unzipped Video, Advocate Classifieds, The Advocate,
Freshmen Magazine,  Magazine, Unzipped Magazine, Men of Advocate Men,
Male Pictorial, All American Man
ADVOCATE MEN now just known as MEN
first street date: June 1984 (shown above) to present
Logo Masthead changes to MEN in the Bodoni typeface: July
Reintroduce the "Advocate" back into the title: September 1993
Advocate on the Masthead gets continuely smaller and finally vanishes
on issue: October 1997 with the Rockland
Brothers on the Cover
This page currently contains all information for Specialty Publications
and all related Monthly Publications of this publisher. Future updates
will give eash of these their own page.
MEN OF ADVOCATE MEN / MALE PICTORIAL
Men of Advocate Men first published in 1985 (Oct/Nov ?)
became Male Pictorial in either late 1989 or early 1990, exact
issue date unknown. Ceased publication in 1993. Featured extended & new pictorials
of the models found in MEN and more.
ADVOCATE CLASSIFIEDS / UNZIPPED
ADVOCATE CLASSIFIEDS have general Porn Information
and classified ads for Man to Man action and Escorts, and include a 6-8
page photo-spread of the Cover Model. Published from Dec 1991 to Sept
1997 on a bi-weekly schedule. At which time Liberation changed the name
to: UNZIPPED which is General Porn information and images.
And is still currently being published. Changed to a monthly schedule
with the September 2000 issue.
ALL AMERICAN MAN
We've been told that this was actually produced for Foreign (non-USA)
Markets. But we were able to purchase here in the US. Produced 1988 -
1990 (exact dates not known)
Featuring Young Men (and a lot of Twinks) not really manly enough
First issue in 1990 as a Special Edition. Did bring us our first glimpses of
Jordan Rivers, Dick McKay, a host of Bel Ami models and others.
OTHER MONTHLIES ALSO PRODUCED:
[ 2 ] Currently being produced.
XX MEN / ALL BLACK / MILATARY MEN
XX MEN: We know of 6 issues, 1992 - 1993
ALL BLACK: We know of 1 issues, 1990
MEN IN UNIFORM: We know of 2 issues, 1992
LUST: THE BODY POLITIC
published: 1991 in conjunction with Manner Aktuell size:
10.5" X 14" 128 pages
Featuring the photography of: Steven Arnold, Bill Costa, Tom Bianchi, Stanley
Stellar, Bone Boyz, and others
15 YEARS OF MEN
published: 1999 160 pages + CD-Rom (remember
those) w/ advertising
Great history book on MEN magazine. Includes never before published photography.
Broken down by each year of the first 15 years. Also includes histroy bits of
the other publcations of MEN. A good read with lots of photos.
10: TENTH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL
published: 2000 120 pages w/
Structured similar to "15 years of Men". 10 years of Freshemen, unpublished
photos, dates and a few facts.
20 YEARS OF MEN
published: 2004 132 pages w/ advertising
The second edition about MEN magazine. This is mostly a photobook of some of
the men from Advocate Men / Men Magazine. Includes never before published photography.
PUBLICATIONS ABOUT OTHER STUDIOS
The Photography of Body Image Productions (Ron Lloyd)
Published: 2000 80 pages + Cover w/ advertising
Featured models: Max
Keller, Vincent Greco, Nathan Black, Phil Dicker, Casey Williams, Dakota
James, Austin Wayne and many others from Body Image Productions
AMI FANTASY ISLAND 2001 COLLECTOR'S EDITION
published: Summer 2001 96 pages w/ advertising
First off it has Max Orloff (Pavel Novotny) photos never been seen before. Interviews,
Video Features, and other Model Profiles. Includes: Lucas Ridgestone, Jeff Daniels,
others, and oh, did we mention it has Max Orloff.
AMI NEXT GENERATION 2002 COLLECTOR'S EDITION
published: 2002 96 pages
18 models in previously unpublished layouts with behind-the-scenes antics of
the youngest and prettiest of the models from the premiere porn studio of young
STUDIOS 30TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL
published: 2001 128 pages w/ advertising
Falcon Studios spans the era of Pornography / Erotica that interests us most.
A great collection of Information & Images never before printed. Just the
above image of Roger makes it worthwhile.
WORLDS VIDEO 2002 SPECIAL
published: 2002 96 pages
Over 150 of the most popular models from All Worlds Video. The
magazine has over 400 pictures and each model's videography and box
covers are included along with some never before seen images. Includes
an exclusive interview with the company's founder and president, Rick
Ford, as well as Dirk Yates.
SUN: SWIMSUIT SPECIAL
8.5" x 11" format 96 pages + Cover w/
Featuring the men of Pacific Sun's Csaba Borbely stable. Shot in France and Greece
during the filming of Sunstroke and Muscle Beach. Features: Jack
Laurel, Tony Magera, ray Phillips, Tim Brensen, Fred Goldsmith, Leslie Manzel,
Claudio Antonelli, Fernando Nielsen, Fabrice Felder, Brian Wels.
MEN MAGAZINE PRESENTS: COLT STUDIO
8.5" x 11" format
MEN MAGAZINE PRESENTS: TITAN MEN
8.5" x 11" format
MEN MAGAZINE PRESENTS: RASCAL VIDEO
8.5" x 11" format include 3-hour interview DVD
MEN and has had a sporadic history with Calendars.
Pin-Ups: Late 80's
1993 Advocate Men Calendar
2000 to present
HERE TO PURCHASE OR MORE INFORMATION
MEN LIVE 1 1986 - (solo) Tony Bravo & Christopher
Benson, Tom Mann, Jim Steele
ADVOCATE MEN LIVE 2 1987 - (solo) Paul Coder,
Lou Cass, Brad Mason
ADVOCATE MEN LIVE 3 1987 - (solo) David Burrill,
ADVOCATE MEN LIVE 4 1988 - (solo) Max Archer,
Scott O'Hara, Kristen Bjorn contribution
ADVOCATE MEN LIVE 5 (PRIME TIME) 1988 - (solo)
Steve Hammond, Ray Stockwell
ADVOCATE MEN LIVE 6 (BIG BUDDIES) 1989 - (solo)
Benjamin Cates, Paul Sands, Joe Simmons, Garrison Habsburg
ADVOCATE MEN LIVE 7 (POETRY IN MOTION) 1990
- (solo) Mark Brandon, Jimmy Pike, Kevin Sharpe, Jack Elle, Jeffrey
Martin, John Taylor
ADVOCATE MEN LIVE 8 (HOME ALONE) 1991 - (solo)
James Curren, David Bahn, Chris Soleil, Brian Madsen
these titles are still available through Bijou
Of note: the early
videos feature some of the most embarrassing music ever heard.
music and "tunes" were bad at the time of release, and only grow worse
Below are some of the "Free with subscription" videos
Note: these are generally offered to
new subscribers only. Not offered for renewals. We feel this policy
quite rude to those who have supported this magazine over the
SUPERMODELS OF MEN 1995 - (solo) Blake Gold,
Zak Spears, Damien Michaels, Steve Vega
SHOOTING STARS 1997 - (erotica) Cliff Parker,
Mark Mason, Jason West, Peter Romero
 THE MOVIE 2002 - Adam Wolff, Rob Anthony,
Jack Ryan, Sam Tyson
MEN Magazine Live 2002 - Cameron Fox, Victor
Rios, Sparky, Jeff Black
In 2002, Specialty launched it's own video line, UNZIPPED VIDEO.