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!
The Mysterious, Healing Powers of the Keweenaw Vortex
WOW! Ghosts, burial ground, mysterious vortex, healing powers, wizardry and more are all here! THIS is a DON'T MISS place to visit on your Michigan roadtrip! CLICK IN for location, photos and details!
The Michigan Ghost Town Named After a Massive Rock
Not much is left of this once-thriving town. In fact, if you drove thru it, you wouldn't know it was there. CLICK IN for photos, history and location!
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: The Remains of Harlan, in Manistee County
The ghost town of Harlan is secluded but not hard to get to. CLICK IN for its history and location!
R.I.P. ARETHA FRANKLIN: March 25, 1942 – August 16, 2018
Aretha has left us. CLICK IN for details and to hear some of her biggest hits...
Are There Too Few Historical Markers in Jackson?
Jackson is one of Michigan's most historic cities with a handful of Historical Markers to prove it - but there should be more. CLICK IN and read!
MICHIGAN MONSTER: The Creature of Torch Lake
Some kind of rumored creature that lurks at the bottom of Torch Lake has kept people talking for decades. CLICK IN to get the location and info!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The ‘Ada Witch’ of Findlay Cemetery
When the "Blair Witch" film came out twenty years ago, interest was peaked in Michigan's 'Ada Witch' that haunts a local cemetery. CLICK IN for details and location...
The ‘Poorest Town in Michigan’? I Don’t Think So!
This secluded Michigan village has been called the poorest in the state and a ghost town. But I disagree with both. CLICK IN for details and location!
HISTORIC MICHIGAN: Knapp’s Department Store
SHOULD WE REVIVE KNAPP'S DEPARTMENT STORE? Or keep it a sweet memory? CLICK IN to see then-and-now photos and video!
You Probably Broke One of These Old Michigan Laws This Past Week!
It's very likely YOU broke one of these Michigan laws recently! CLICK IN and see if you spot one...