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: Legend of the Melon Heads
Here's a famous Michigan legend that some people STILL swear is true. The feral, murderous Melon Head children that dwell in the woods. Click in for details!
MICHIGAN LEGEND: Blood Flows from the Sacred Rock of Lake Huron
This huge monolith is said to have been used for sacrifices and blood flows from underneath. Click in for location and info!
HISTORIC MICHIGAN: The Quincy Smelter
This historic Michigan landmark looks somewhat foreboding, but has a great significance to Michigan. Click in for photos and see where you can visit!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Bloody Prom Dress and More from Fowlerville
Murdered on prom night? A green ghost? A dead pilot makes one last call? Here are five more fear fables to come forth from Fowlerville...
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: Hockaday, Gladwin County
Hockaday was another important Michigan lumber town well over 100 years ago but now sits with all the businesses gone. Click in and see where you can take a drive-thru!
LOST MICHIGAN: Alaiedon, an Ingham County Town That Never Existed
You've seen the township signs, but was there ever a town called Alaiedon? Click in for info and photos of where a village briefly stood...
It’s Against the Law to Break a Window to Save a Dog in a Hot Car
Ever wanna save a pet who's all alone in a hot, stuffy car? You could be prosecuted. Click in for details and what you can do...
MICHIGAN LEGEND: The Dewey Lake Monster
A bigfoot-type creature has been spotted between Dowagiac & Decatur ever since 1964. Click in for details...then go search!
MICHIGAN LEGEND: Pressie, the Monster in Lake Superior
This legendary Michigan creature seemingly has terrorized locals and beheaded animals for centuries, according to witnesses. Click in for the details!
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: Pleasantview, Emmet County
Pleasantview was once a stagecoach stop...all that's left is a town hall. Click in to see photos and where to visit!