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 rock trivia book, “Johnny’s Jukebox Trivia” was published in 2002 and has a new Rock 'n Roll book that will be available Spring 2018. Make sure you check out his "Haunted Michigan" page found on this site!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: Mackinac Island’s Grand Hotel
It's known as one of the MOST HAUNTED places in Michigan. CLICK IN to read why!
HISTORIC MICHIGAN: The ‘Ghost Town’ of Fayette in the U.P.
One of the most intriguing, historical ghost towns in Michigan that you can visit. CLICK IN for location and info!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: Shoe Tree & Possible Bigfoot Sighting
While getting screenshots for a shoe tree, I found one shot that appears to POSSIBLY have captured two Sasquatch...CLICK IN and take a look!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: Experience Chutes & Ladders FOR REAL!
It's an adult's dream come true: to actually PHYSICALLY EXPERIENCE chutes & ladders (for real)! CLICK IN to see where to visit (and shoot the chutes)!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: King Kone in Perry
Takin' a Michigan roadtrip? You'll wanna stop at this unique stand!
MICHIGAN URBAN LEGEND: A Serial Killer’s Shoe Tree, Salem
Legend says the first shoes in this tree were crime victims. CLICK THE PIC to see where this old tree is located...
FORGOTTEN MICHIGAN TOWN: Monroe Center in Grand Traverse County
If you blink or sneeze, you'd miss the little historic town of Monroe Center, in Grand Traverse County. CLICK IN for location!
HISTORIC MICHIGAN TOWN: Lovells, in Crawford County
This former Michigan lumber town would make a great roadtrip stop! CLICK IN and see where to visit...
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: The Creepy Dolls of Comins Township
This roadside display tends to creep out some travelers who come across it. Others think it's just plain odd. Click in for photos and location!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: The Tower of History, Sault Ste. Marie
This structure 'towers' over Sault Ste. Marie and you can climb to the top! CLICK IN for info and location!