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 NEWEST book, "Johnny's Jukebox Word Search: The 60s" has been released and his rock trivia books, “Johnny’s Vintage Rock 'n' Roll Q&A" and "Johnny's Jukebox Trivia” are available along with his two "Paranormal Michigan" books. Make sure you check out his "Haunted Michigan" page found on this site.
The Historic Michigan Small Town of Wacousta
An avoided massacre was the reason Wacousta got its name. CLICK IN for the story, then-and-now photos, and location!
This Could Be Michigan’s Tiniest Chapel
This could very well be the tiniest chapel in Michigan...and one of the smallest in the world. CLICK IN for location and photos!
40 of the Hardest-To-Pronounce Michigan Towns
Seul Choix? Wequentonsing? Bete Grise? How did you say those names within your brain? Find out how to pronounce 40 of Michigan's toughest names - at least the closest we could come - by CLICKING IN!
Michigan’s “Bat Cave”
This Michigan bat cave is one you can check out for yourself. CLICK THE PICTURE and find out where!
The World’s Largest Artificial Ski Jump is in Michigan
Copper Peak is one of Michigan's most breathtaking places you can visit..CLICK IN for photos and see what I mean!
ABANDONED MICHIGAN: Old Trestle Bridge, Millennium Park
This abandoned trestle bridge was discovered hidden in the woods. CLICK IN for details!
MICHIGAN SHADOW TOWN: Home of “The Biggest Man in the World”
This old U.P. mining town has some great old buildings, and was home to "the biggest man in the world". CLICK IN for details!
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: The Pile of Sawdust That Created Deanville
This 1800s town is gone, but a monster mound of sawdust that created 'Deanville Mountain' still exists. CLICK IN for info and location!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Heartbroken Ghost of Novi
Heartbroken over his daughter's elopement, a father's spirit continues to haunt their 1929 home. CLICK IN for info and location!
MICHIGAN SMALL TOWN: Palo, Ionia County
A drive through Palo is like a drive through time. CLICK IN and see what I mean...
The Oldest, Still-Operating General Store in Michigan
This old store has survived since 1840...even several murders and rumors of ghosts across the street couldn't keep customers away. CLICK IN and see where to visit!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: The Olde School House in Charlotte
This is a cool place to get Michigan-made products! CLICK IN to see where it's located and a very curious picture of the old school (is something peering out the window?)!