Scorcher is a zine by Max Steele, using the pseudonym "Billy Cheer".
First published in the 2000's, Scorcher is a queer zine.
In issue one of Scorcher, 'Billy Cheer' declares, "We live in Fag City". In an interview with Brontez, he explains that it is an idyllic location that can be made a reality by not just boy fags but girls and trans people too, and ends with a quote from Alice Walker, "We Are The Ones We Have Been Waiting For".
Max Steele is also a musician, writer, model and actor.
- Max Steele's blog This Is Fag City
- [http://www.eastvillageboys.com/2009/02/19/max-steele-fictionnon-fiction/ Max Staeele on Scorcher and "Billy Cheer" and
- Interview with Billy Cheer by Brontez