to everyone who made Java's Big Texas Tiki Tour a huge success!
Thanks specifically to The Jigglewatts burlesque troupe and
After Dark Revue!
Pad Magazine issue 16 is here!
2/20/11--Thank you Seattle!
The big Pinups and Pasties show (presented by Bachelor
Pad Magazine and The
Pinup Angels) was a huge success!
12/26/10--Hope you enjoyed
this year's 25 Days of Christmas Cuties! If you missed any
or want to look at these lovelies again, just
12/3/10--Thank you to everyone
who came out for our big "Texas Two-Step Tour" featuring the "Welcome To
The Bachelor Pad" show in Austin, Texas, with the Jigglewatts and "An Atomic
Frolic Christmas" in Dallas, Texas, produced by La Divina Productions!
Pad Magazine issue 14 is here!
10/25/10--Thanks to everyone
who came out to Mondo Lounge
3 in Las Vegas. It was a swinging weekend! Special thanks to
our "Last Call" Cocktail Party performers Vi Vacious, Ruby Joule, Ruby
Champagne, and Cha Cha Velour!
9/8/10--Issue 13 of Bachelor
Pad Magazine is out!
6/25/10--Thanks to everyone
who came out to The Atomic Age Cocktail Party! The Bossa
Nuevo Quintet and Carnival Debauche rocked the house!
6/1/10--It's here! Issue 12
of Bachelor Pad
Magazine featuring Roxi Dlite! Get yours today!
Pad Magazine 11 is now out featuring Texas
beauty Angela Ryan. Just wait
until you see her perfect pair!
1/2/10--Thanks to everyone
who participated in our latest Magazines for the Military promotion.
We will be sending 355 magazines to The
Pinup Angels to put into care packages to troops serving overseas.
12/25/09--Thanks to everyone
who helped with this year's 25
Days of Christmas Cuties!
12/21/09--Congrats to the
winners of our Yule A Go-Go/"Corpse
Wore Pasties" give-away: Mike B. of Athens, IL; Tony S. from Atlanta,
GA; & Erik S. of Chicago, IL.
11/25/09--The latest issue
of Bachelor Pad Magazine is here...featuring the amazing Kay O'Hara.
sure and get your copy today!
10/31/09--Get lit up with
this year’s all-new, “lid-scorching” incarnation of Java's
2009 Cosmic Halloween Special! Listen
to the show here.
9/4/09--The new issue of Bachelor
Pad Magazine is out! Make sure and get your copy today! Subscribe
now at www.bachelorpadmagazine.net!
7/19/09--Thanks to everyone
who made the Atomic Frolic 2009
a huge success. We love you, Dallas!
Magazine 8 is here! Get your subscription here: BPM
6/1/09--Thank you, everyone
who supported our Magazines for the Military promotion! Because
of you, we are sending 220 magazines to The
Pinup Angels for their care packages for troops serving overseas.
4/10/09--Thanks to everyone
who came by the Aruba in Las Vegas for the Cocktails and Cheesecale
Magazine 7 is here! Subscribe now at www.bachelorpadmagazine.net!
3/1/09--Follow Java, the man
behing Java's Bachelor Pad and publisher of Bachelor
Pad Magazine, on Twitter!
1/1/09--The 12th JBP
Cheesecake Contest is over! We're proud to present our latest
Queen...Marissa Lily! Want to see all the gal who entered? Check
them out at the 12th Cheesecake
from all of us from JBP! Make sure to check out this year's
Days of Christmas Cuties!
actress, and Femme Fatale Eartha Kitt dies
at age 81.
12/11/08--The Queen of Pin-ups,
Page dies at age 85. You can see the Bettie
gallery here at JBP here or read the LA
Times obit here.
Bachelor Pad Radio Show is now part of the LuxuriaMusic.com
line-up! Check out repeats of the weekly show on Sunday nights from 6-8pm
12/1/08--Voting has started
in the latest JBP Cheesecake Contest. Stop by the Cheesecake
Contest Yahoo Group, go to the Polls section, and cast your
11/25/08--The latest issue
of Bachelor Pad
Magazine is now out! Subscribe today! Makes a great Christmas
11/1/08--The latest JBP
Cheesecake Contest has started! All the action takes place over
at the Cheesecake
Contest Yahoo Group. (Registration is required.)
10/31/08--We have teamed up
again with the Demented Menehunes on YoYo Island for another Cosmic Halloween
Special! You can download the show here: (Download)
Pad Magazine 5 is now out! Subscribe or renew your subscription
7/1/08--We have a new Cheesecake
Queen! Congrats to Ginger Silky and the rest
of the winners! We'll have an interview with our new Queen soon. Stayed
6/10/08--Were you part of
Hall of Fame Photo Safari? Contact for models and photographers
can be found here.
Magazine 4 is now out! Make sure to get your copy here: www.BachelorPadMagazine.net!
5/2/08--The 11th JBP
Cheesecake Contest is underway! And 12 hours after opening the
contest, we had our 25 gals. This is the quickest the contest has ever
filled up. So, go over to the Cheesecake
Yahoo Group and look at all our lovely ladies. Voting in the
contest starts June 1st.
4/20/08--Check out all the
great Cocktails and Cheesecake
2008 photos here!
4/13/08--Want an ad in Bachelor
Pad Magazine issue 4? The deadline is April 25th! Go
here for more details.
4/12/08--Thanks to everyone
who came out to the big Cocktails and Cheesecake Party in Vegas! The full
list of Thank You's can be
Magazine #3 is now out! If you're new to BPM, there's a special
"catch up" deal going on. Go here for more details: www.bachelorpadmagazine.net.
3/5/08--Read a great e-mail
from a fan here.
3/1/08--Save the date for
the next JBP Cocktails and Cheesecake Party in Vegas April
Go here for more details!
#3 is headed for the printers this week and should be
12/26/07--Miss out on our
Days of Christmas Cuties? You
can see all the pin-ups here.
12/20/07--1950's pin-up, B-movie
actress, trick-shot golfer Jeanne Carmen dies at age 77.
You can read more about her here: Carmen
Magazine #2 is now out! Order
12/1/07--Voting in the latest
Cheesecake Contest has started! Go to the Yahoo
Group to cast your vote!
teams up with the folks at YoYo
Island for another Java's Comics Halloween Special.
to it here.
Pad Magazine is now officially out! Stop by www.bachelorpadmagazine.net
and subscribe today!
out this interview with Java. He talked with the good folks over at
8/18/07--Don't forget to subscribe
to Bachelor Pad Magazine.
The debut issue will be hitting the streets in early September. Be the
first on your block to get your copy!
7/1/07--We have a new Cheesecake
Queen! Say hello to the winner of the latest Cheesecake Contest
Jessica Henry. Also, congrats to 2nd place winner Roxy Rouge
and 3rd place winner Lola Bel Aire.
6/23/07--Congrats to M.R.
of Athens, IL, and Terry of Washington, PA--winners of the Project:
Pimento CD give-away!
Bachelor Pad Empire is expanding! Jason “Java” Croft brings
his love of atomic-age culture to the printed page with his newest project
titled, simply enough, Bachelor
Issue #1, slated from
September 2007, will feature pin-ups from modern bombshells
O’Hara and Bernie
Dexter, entertaining tips from Penny
Star Jr., a tell-all tale from burlesque producer Lili
VonSchtupp, tips about modern pin-up modeling from Heidi
Van Horne, a drink recipe from mixologist Dr.
Bamboo, comics from the creative team behind Untamed
Highway, plus other surprises from Java and his gang of
Check out the Bachelor
Pad Magazine website for more information: www.bachelorpadmagazineonline.com
Cheesecake Contest is underway! Voting starts June 1st and
our latest Cheesecake Queen will be crowned July 1st!
4/1/07--Congrats to our winners
of the Shake, Rattle and Roll
DVD give-away: Herbert from Newburgh, NY; Cam from Livonia, MI; and Drucilla
from Huntington, NY. You can read a review
of the DVD here.
2/1/07--Thank you to everyone
who made Mondo Lounge Atomic
Frolic such a success! You can find the full list of "Thank
1/1/07--Say hello to our newest
Cheesecake Queen Asia DeVinyl. Second place goes to Amber
Marie and third place goes to Betty Valentine. Thanks
to all the gals who entered!
11/29/06--Congrats to the
winners of our Clouseaux CD give-away: Katherine Neslund
of Atlanta, Georgia; Chris Sallek of Ionia, MI; and Dan Jeremy Brooks of
Montgomery, IL. Keep checking back because we'll be having more CD give-aways
in the weeks to come!
11/21/06--Our 6th Cheesecake
Queen Gigi Valiant has been a busy gal. Earlier this year, Gigi won a FHM/Hard
Case Crime contest to appear on a pulp novel cover--a cover painted by
famed pulp novel artist Robert McGinnis. That novel, The Peddler by Richard
S. Prather, is set to be released in December. If that wasn't enough, the
amazing Gigi also appears in the latest issue of Car Kulture DeLuxe (December
2006)--on newsstands now!
10/1/06--Save the date--January
26th-28th, 2007...Mondo Lounge Atomic Frolic in beautiful
downtown Las Vegas! Want to find out more? Visit the Mondo Lounge
Atomic Frolic website.
9/13/06--You can now listen
The Bachelor Pad Radio Show live
every Friday night from 10pm to midnight (central time). Just click the
radio show button at the top of the page. While you're listening to the
show, you can join the cocktail hour chat over at our good friends LottaLiving.com.
7/3/06--Thanks to everyone
who made the first Java and
Jet's Atomic Frolic a huge success! Photos from the event can
be seen here: Atomic
Frolic photos (courtesy of Black
7/1/06--Congrats to Minnie
Vicious, our new JBP Cheesecake
Contest Queen! Also, congrats to our 2nd place winner Amanda
Violett and 3rd place winner Cherry
Dollface! Thanks to everyone who entered, everyone who voted,
and all our great sponsors!
6/1/06--Voting has started
in the latest JBP Cheesecake Contest. Cast
your vote today!
5/21/06--Pictures from the
JBP Cocktails & Cheesecake Party are in. See
them all here!
5/9/06--The Atomic Age
Cocktail Party, the live lounge DJ night Java does
in Champaign, Illinois, is now weekly! Every Tuesday night at the Cowboy
5/3/06--Take a peek at the
beauties who are in the current Cheesecake Contest (#7) here.
recently interviewed Dixie Evans for his other radio program
(The interview is in the last 20 minutes of the May program.) You
can listen to it here. Evans talked about her career
and Exotic World's recent move to Las Vegas. This segment
was edited from a larger interview Java did with her. The
full interview will be transcribed and posted here shortly.
4/20/06--Thank you everyone
who made the first JBP Cocktails & Cheesecake Party a
huge success. For more thank you's, go here.
3/26/06--The next Atomic
Age Cocktail Party is Tuesday, March 28th. We also have one
scheduled for Thursday, April 27th. Starting May 9th, the AACP
goes weekly every Tuesday night!
3/2/06--The address for The
Bachelor Pad Radio Show podcast has change. Please update your
subscriptions to: http://feeds.feedburner.com/
2/10/06--Congrats to Jen from
Kingston, Ontario, Canada! She was our winner for the autographed deck
of Pin Up Playing Cards!
1/24/06--Get into a drawing
for an autographed deck of Pin Up Playing
Cards! Just e-mail your name and address to Java.
(Don't worry--all info stays here.) One entry per person please. On February
10th, we'll draw for the lucky winner. Good luck!
1/24/06--Don't forget to sign
up for your free 2006 Sports Pin-ups calendars! Click
here to get yours!
1/2/06--Get weekly playlists
from The Bachelor Pad Radio Show
and info about The Atomic Age Cocktail Party. Join the new
Pad E-mail list.
1/1/06--We have a new Cheesecake
Queen--Miss Gigi Valiant! Also, congratulations to our second place winner
Scarlet Sinclair and third place winner Frankie Sin. Honorable mention
goes to Jess (Sugar) and Kat Kartel. Thanks to everyone who entered!
11/20/05--This month, Hard
Case Crime, the publishers who have single-handedly brought
back the pulp paperback novel, have teamed with FHM for a
femme fatale contest. The winner will have her likeness painted on the
cover of an upcoming novel.
You can read
the press release here. Hurry, the deadline for submitting photos is
Bachelor Pad's Forum is now open! Stop by and discuss all things
11/14/05--If you haven't heard,
the entry list for the latest Cheesecake
Contest is closed. It only took four days to find our 25 gals!
Voting, which is done by the Cheesecake
Contest Yahoo Group members, starts December 1st. You can see
the latest batch of gals on the Cheesecake
11/2/05--Congrats to the winners
of Waitiki's debut CD "Charred
Mammal Flesh": Rick from Denver, CO; Jolene from Genoa City, WI; and Tom
from Tuscola, IL--who listens to The Bachelor Pad Radio Show live Friday
nights on WEFT.
gals: another of our world famous Cheesecake
Contests is about to start! The entry period starts November
1st and is limited to the first 25 gals how sign up. And these slots go
quick, so if you want to be a part of it, go to the Cheesecake
Contest Yahoo Group to get all the details on how to enter.
9/24/05--Congrats to Maria
from Chicago, IL, and Chris from Howell, MI. They each picked themselves
up an autographed tour poster from The
Fluffgirl Burlesque Society.
9/10/05--Attention all pin-up
gals...JBP has just created the Cheesecake Gals Pin-up
Ring. It's a chance for all you retro gals to get some more traffic
directed to your site. It free and easy to join. Just
click here to learn more.
Bachelor Pad Radio Show has switched to a new day and time.
You can now hear the show Friday nights at 10pm on 90.1FM,
WEFT-Champaign, IL. If you're not in the listening area, you can always
catch the live
stream or subscribe to the podcast.
8/27/05--Congrats to Casetta
of Philadelphia, PA and Jon from Riverside, CA. They picked up copies of
Bosoms and Square Jaws: The Biography of Russ Meyer, King of the Sex Film
published by Crown Books.
Thanks to everyone who entered! Keep an eye out for more give-aways!
Pad Radio Show has started podcasting! Now you can stay on top
of all the great lounge and exotica music the show brings you each week.
Go to the Radio section for all the information.
7/24/05--Thanks to everyone
who entered our give-away for David Perry's latest book Hot
Rod Pin-ups. The winners were Llaneli from La Mirada, CA; Minnie
from Kissimmee, FL; and Carl from Owosso, MI. Stay tuned for more great
7/2/05--Well, we just finished
another of our world-famous JBP
Cheesecake Contest!...and this one was the best one yet! Thanks
to all the gals that entered, everyone who voted, and all our great sponsors!
6/6/05--Just got back from
the big Exotic World weekend
where I was lucky enough to be a judge in three of the four big contests.
It was an amazing event and I can't wait to go back. I'll have pictures
and stories for everyone soon!
to order your very own exclusive Java's Bachelor Pad Exotic World
2005 Tour T-shirt! It's very cool and it helps out your favorite
swinging website! Go here for more
Pad has teamed up with the the mad menehunes at YoYo
Island. Now, you can visit Java's Virtual Bachelor Pad
(the big space-age egg-looking thing you see above) and listen to The
Bachelor Pad Radio Show. Stop by YoYo Island
today and show them some love. (YoYo Island is a graphics-rich
experience, so it is recommended you have a high-speed internet connection
before surfing over.)
So far, I have two big trips planned. There's Green Bay's big rockabilly
show in mid-April and then Exotic World 2005 in June. If you're going,
let me know. I'd love to meet fans of JBP and buy them a martini.
2/19/05--The Free Vintage
and Retro Webring in back in action! So far, the only sites in the webring
are this one and Vintage Girlie
Mags, but hopefully the list will be growing soon.
1/6/05--For those who don't
know, Mina LaFleur,
one of the many pretty ladies who were in the last Cheesecake
Contest, is also the gal behind Corinthia's
Corsets and Victorian Costumes. She loves the contest and the site
so much that she has offered up a special 10% discount for fans of JBP
during the month of January. When ordering from her site, just mention
the JBP Cheesecake Contest to get the discount.
1/1/05--Thanks to everyone
who made this last JBP's
Cheesecake Contest the best one yet!
12/12/04--Don't forget to
cast your vote in the latest JBP's
12/5/04--Voting in the latest
Cheesecake Contest is underway! Go to the group, look at all the great
gals entered, and vote for your favorite. Voting runs until December 31st.
Cheesecake Contest is going full-swing. Gals, don't miss out. Entry
deadline is November 30th. Voting starts December 1st!
11/1/04--We have started accepting
entries for the newest JBP Cheesecake Contest! Gals, get your photos to
the Cheesecake Yahoo!
"The Back" Dougan has just re-launched her website, vikkidougan.com.
Make sure you stop there and say hello!
10/18/04--A new JBP Cheesecake
Contest is about to start. Go to the Cheesecake
Yahoo! Group for more details.
9/10/04--As you read, we are
now featuring modern gals in our Femme Fatales
section. We are looking for suggestions for other gals to include. If you
want to add someone to the list, e-mail
JBP and tell us who you want.
8/17/04--Keep Java's Bachelor
Pad free and on-going. Please donate today. Use the Paypal button on the
bottom of the page.
7/2/04--Well, we have wrapped
up another Cheesecake
Contest. Thank you, everyone, for another amazing contest!
6/8/04--Voting is undeway
for the JBP Cheesecake Contest. Stop by the Cheesecake
Group and cast your vote for your favorite gal.
5/7/04--A new JBP Cheesecake
Contest is starting up. Entry Deadline is May 31st. Voting starts June
1st. Stop by the Cheesecake
Group for more details.
3/16/04--JBP has joined The
Free Retro & Vintage Webring. Make sure to check out all the other
great sites involved! (Some nudie-cutie content.)
1/18/04--We have a new Cheesecake
Queen! Meet Miss Tayva!
12/4/03--Voting is underway
for the Cheesecake
Contest. Stop by and cast your today!
11/6/03--There is a new Cheesecake
Contest underway. Entry deadline is December 1st. Visit the JBP
Cheesecake Group for more details.
10/20/03--Tweeking the site
design a bit. Let me know what you think!
time is the best time to get new Bachelor
8/24/03--Links to lots of
great new swinging sites here.
Also, the link to launch the Bachelor
Pad Radio Show archive has changed. It can now be found here.
8/10/03--Had the best weekend
in Chicagoland...I stopped by my favorite Tiki Bar, Hala Kahiki, and had
a couple of tropical drinks with my pal Scott of the Moon-Rays.
You can read more about it here.
6/15/03--Thanks to everyone
who participated and voted in the big Cheesecake Contest. It was a huge
success! Keep checking back for word on future contests.
5/10/03--Voting for the JBP
Cheesecake contest is well underway! Go right now to the Java's
Bachelor Pad Cheesecake Yahoo Group and cast your vote!
4/12/03--Java's Bachelor Pad
is having its first ever Cheesecake contest! Go to the Java's
Bachelor Pad Cheesecake Yahoo Group to learn all the details and to
see all the photos!
4/6/03--New designs available
at the Java's
Bachelor Pad Store (via CafePress). Check 'em out.
3/30/03--The switch over to
the new web hosting company is finally over. The domain
is working perfectly again!
3/9/03--Upgrading to a new
webhoster. That should give the site more than enough bandwidth. The domain
name javasbachelorpad.com is
down while the transition takes place.
Official Retro Pin-Up Model has a new Yahoo group...now run by your truly.
here to go there.
2/7/03--Started work on the
Lounge. There is much more to come including a special Tiki Store where
you can buy all sorts of cool exotic stuff (tiki statues anyone?)
1/21/03--Well, the first major
phase of the re-design is done. All the content from the old site have
been moved over...and then some! All the old addresses should now be redirected
Please update your bookmarks.
Next step is update the stores and create the the new-and-improved
Tiki Lounge. Keep checking back!
photos added to several Femme Fatales galleries.
Look around and enjoy!
1/2/03--As you can no doubt
tell, things are a little different here at Java's Bachelor Pad. The other
thing you might be able to tell is that the re-design is not completely
done yet. I'm working as fast as I can and am hoping to get everything
completed in the next two weeks.
12/15/02--Updated Femme Fatale
Galleries: Julie Newmar! Terry
Higgins! Tempest Storm!
11/17/02--Because so many
of you asked about different designs for t-shirt, mugs, and the like, we
have expanded the Java's
Bachelor Pad On-line Store. You can find all the new items here.
Also, we have now become Amazon.com associates.
In the Hi-Fi, Book Shelf,
and Store sections you can find "buy now" button
on available books and CD's. Enjoy!