April 9th, 2014
Gay Industry News
By Peter Berton LOS ANGELES
– The name of the website says it all: Alternadudes. Clean-cut, All-American boys these ain’t. Punk, emo, goth guys? Yep, got ’em. Tattoos, piercings and body modifications? Plenty of those, too. The site is rife with edgy, in-your-face attitude.
The site reflects the tastes of founder and Chief Executive Officer Koloff, who explained the genre for the uninitiated. YNOT.com: If you had to define the website in just a few words, what words would you use?
Koloff: Our slogan is “Alternadudes
: because normal guys are everywhere else.” That kind of sums up Alternadudes in a nutshell. You can see the “normal” guy from next door everywhere else. Alternadudes is about showcasing the alt guys of the world who don't necessarily fit into the mold of “normal.”
A lot of our guys are musicians or artists or into things like designing their own clothes. We showcase the guys who express themselves in a way a lot of other sites don't.
Wacky hair, tats and piercings are a part of the equation, but we also get alternative lifestyles