Bachelor Pad Magazine is for anyone who is a fan of the Atomic Age lifestyle! We have been all about booze, babes, and burly-q since 2007. Bachelor Pad published four regular issues a year plus one naughty Nightcap Edition each summer. The magazine is enjoyed by subscribers in the US, Canada, the UK, Germany, Australia, and all over the world.
We are the modern day retro magazine for you!
Jason "Java" Croft
Java is the creator and founder of the Bachelor Pad Empire. It started in 1999 with the retro website Java's Bachelor Pad. In 2002, he started the weekly lounge and exotica radio show titled, what else, The Bachelor Pad Radio Show. In 2007, Java felt it was time to start a retro girlie magazine. And that was the birth of Bachelor Pad Magazine! He is also a well-known host and emcee and has been all over the US hosting burlesque shows and other retro events.
You can contact him at email@example.com
The eyes looking over each issue. He was there at the start of Bachelor Pad Magazine being our first Layout Editor. He helps keep the spirit of independent publishing alive though this and his own projects.
Many call her "Sugar Monkey." She is very proud of her tiki mug collection and her beagle Hart. You can find her at various Bachelor Pad Magazine events like Lowbrow Aloha, Tiki Oasis, and Chicago Wizard World.
Will “the Thrill” Viharo
Will is a freelance writer, pulp fiction author, B movie impresario and lounge lizard at large. His published bibliography includes the retrospective anthology series The Thrillville Pulp Fiction Collection Volumes 1-3, featuring several standalone novels and sundry short stories; the erotic horror noir novella Things I Do When I’m Awake; the omnibus The Vic Valentine Classic Case Files; and the latest additions to the series, Vic Valentine: International Man of Misery, Vic Valentine: Lounge Lizard For Hire, Vic Valentine: Space Cadet, and Vic Valentine, Private Eye: 14 Vignettes, all available from Thrillville Press. Gutter Books published the Vic Valentine novels Love Stories Are Too Violent For Me and Hard-boiled Heart. Additionally, Will has written two sci-fi collaborations with Scott Fulks, It Came From Hangar 18 and The Space Needler’s Intergalactic Bar Guide. His latest book is VIHORROR! Cocktales of Sex and Death. For more info visit www.thrillville.net
Velveteen Lounge Kitsch-en
Kelly Patterson is the hostess of the “Velveteen Lounge Kitsch-en,” the twice-weekly web series that serves up the celebration in every day with recipes, tips and plenty of booze and kitsch! The “Velveteen Lounge Kitsch-en” has been featured on TVGuide.com, VideoInk News, Tubefilter and appears on public TV stations throughout the country. Visit the “Velveteen Lounge Kitsch-en” website for more! velveteenloungekitsch-en.com
Don is a freelance photographer for the motion picture industry with a fondness for liquor and fine hats. He writes as an excuse to hang around gin mills. Don is also the publisher of Zelda Magazine and the host of many vintage cocktail hours and other events.