John has spent over 50 years as an entertainer: Rock musician/singer, TV host, author, columnist, actor, producer, emcee and radio broadcaster. John and 16th U.S. president Abraham Lincoln are cousins. Favorite actors/actresses include: Clint Eastwood, Dustin Hoffman, Johnny Depp, Susan Sarandon and Richard Dreyfuss. As for favorite television shows.....nowadays everything on TV stinks (unless it's an historic documentary). Favorite music of all-time includes surf, psychedelia, garage bands, Motown and just plain ol’ good time Rock & Roll. His NEW rock trivia book, “Johnny’s Vintage Rock 'n' Roll Q&A" is NOW AVAILABLE. His first, "Johnny's Jukebox Trivia” is still available as well. Make sure you check out his "Haunted Michigan" page found on this site!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: Charlotte’s Old 1885 Courthouse
Apparitions, footsteps, objects moving on their own...do some former felons linger and carry grudges? CLICK IN to read some of the details...
Twenty Michigan Towns Who’ve Been Teased About Their Name
These 20 Michigan towns may have had their names picked on over the years, but they are places you really need to roadtrip through. CLICK IN to see the list!
The Underwater ‘Ghost Village’ of Clark Lake
Many vacationers, swimmers & boaters who visit Clark Lake every summer don't know about this underwater graveyard, just a few feet away from the beach. CLICK IN to see underwater photos and location!
Do You Know the Nicknames of These 40 Michigan Cities?
Can you identify these Michigan towns by their nicknames? "Christmas Pickle Capitol", "Cherry Pit Spitting Capitol", "Beer Tent Capitol", "Michigan's Smallest City" or "Hothouse Rhubarb Capitol"? If not, then CLICK IN to see the nicknames of 40 …
PREHISTORIC MICHIGAN: The Fossil Ledges of Drummond Island
Thousands & thousands of old salt water coral beds are fossilized and sitting in an obscure and desolate (but gorgeous) part of Michigan. CLICK IN to see photos and location!
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: Schultz, in Barry County
No businesses left in this little obscure Michigan town, but there are a few cool old buildings to check out. CLICK IN for details, photos and location!
HISTORIC MICHIGAN: Henry Ford’s Man-Made U.P. Town
Henry Ford's "town" of Alberta never actually became a REAL town; click in to read details and where to visit!
Michigan’s Own ‘Grand Canyon’
Michigan has it's own Grand Canyon? Sure, but not as big as that OTHER one. CLICK IN to see where it is!
HISTORIC MICHIGAN SMALL TOWN: Scotts, in Kalamazoo County
The town of Scotts is another one of those secluded small towns that's off the beaten path. But it's definitely worth visiting...CLICK IN for info, photos, and location!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Ghost of Upjohn Pharmaceuticals
Does the ghost of Dr. William Upjohn haunt this former lodge near Battle Creek? CLICK IN for photos, info and location...