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Easyriders mag -1 1971.jpg
First issue, June 1971
PublisherPaisano Publications, LLC
FounderLou Kimzey, Joe Teresi, Mil Blair
Year founded1970
CountryUnited States

Easyriders is an American motorcycle magazine, founded in 1970.[1] It is published monthly by Paisano Publications, LLC.

In addition to its coverage of motorcycles (particularly Harley-Davidsons) and related activities, Easyriders is also known for including pictures of nude or topless women[2][3] and paintings by David Mann who was a California graphic artist whose paintings celebrated biker culture.

The Audit Bureau of Circulation reported that Easyriders had an average paid and verified circulation of 123,587 for the six-month period ending December 31, 2007.[4]


In 1979, Paisano launched a companion publication called Iron Horse, which would continue for many years under various owners.


  1. ^ "Easyriders". Paisano Publications, LLC. 2008. Archived from the original on October 5, 2009. Retrieved June 2, 2008. Cite uses deprecated parameter |dead-url= (help)
  2. ^ Colker, David (1999-06-17). "Easyriders Seeks Direction as the Road Gets Rough; Publishing: New managers grapple with stock crash and protests over the cleanup of the flagship magazine". Los Angeles Times. p. 1.
  3. ^ Worthington, Rogers (1979-01-11). "A sex and cycles magazine that's more than skin deep". Chicago Tribune. pp. 1, 10 (Tempo section).
  4. ^ Search of "Consumer Magazines - Search Results". Audit Bureau of Circulations. 2007-12-31. Archived from the original on 2012-07-30. Retrieved 2008-06-02. Cite uses deprecated parameter |dead-url= (help)