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!
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: The One-lane Roads of Peacock, in Lake Co.
Taking the one-lane backroads and dirt roads that lead to the ghost town of Peacock could get anyone lost. CLICK IN to see where to visit this former Michigan lumber town...
Chicora, Michigan: Is It a Ghost Town or Not?
There's not much left of Chicora. Some homes, a couple of old buildings. So why visit? The reason for the town name might be enough to make you visit. CLICK IN for some info on this secluded Michigan village...
HISTORIC MICHIGAN SMALL TOWN: Fawn River, St. Joseph County
It's a small town, with nowhere to eat, get gas or buy anything...but you should visit anyway. CLICK IN to find out why!
Cruisin’ Through Lansing, 51 Years Ago (1968)
Ready to go back in time? CLICK IN and cruise downtown Lansing one more time in the year 1968!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Fallasburg Bridge
The witch of Fallasburg Bridge: fact, fiction, rumor, legend...which is it? CLICK IN for some info and photos!
ABANDONED MICHIGAN: Five Former Drive-in Movie Theaters
CLICK IN to see the locations of five former Michigan Drive-in theaters!
MICHIGAN SMALL TOWN: Galien, in Berrien County
Michigan small towns are a good way to learn - and see - a little more about our history and roots. CLICK IN for photos, read about the village of Galien, and find out where to visit!
ABANDONED MICHIGAN: Pebble Brook Fun Park, Traverse City
CLICK IN to see photos of this abandoned fun park in Traverse City!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: ‘The Hitchhiker’ of Robbins Pond Road
A shadowy hitchhiker may try to hitch a ride if you visit these deep woods in the Upper Peninsula. CLICK IN for details and location!
Michigan’s Remote Town of Bach, Secluded in Huron County
A few old buildings still exist in the Thumb community of Bach. CLICK IN for photos and location!