meat is a London based Gay Pinup Fanzine, which celebrates (extra)ordinary guys through stylish, sexy and un-retouched portraits.
Notching up 23 issues (and 7 special editions) each a full colour 48 pages (and including a 6x4 colour print), meat has developed a cult status amongst lovers of printed-paper and hot fellas.
Over the past 5 years the zine has spawned monthly dance parties at The Royal Vauxhall Tavern in South London and The Glory and Dalston Superstore in East London, along with special events in Paris and San Francisco. The cream of London DJ’s including Severino (Horse Meat Disco), John Sizzle (Gay Bingo), Princess Julia (Kinky Gerlinky), Love Glove, Nic Fischer (Dalston Superstore) and residents the meat boys attract London’s gay glitterati, bears, club kids, cubs-next-door and their friends.
meat is for everyone and singles out no one Photographer and publisher Adrian Lourie aims to photograph as many men as possible in order to fill each issue with a diverse range of amazing regular blokes in their own clothes (and out of them).
If you’re a fan of hot guys, underpants, hairy chests, high tops, tube socks, vests, shorts or beards, meat is a for you.
Interview with Adrian Lourie