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!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Dead Bootlegger of Port Huron
In the 1940's, a bootlegger was murdered in a restaurant basement and reportedly haunts the building to this day. CLICK IN for photos and see where to visit!
Michigan Filming Locations of 1959’s “Anatomy of a Murder”
The Michigan-made Jimmy Stewart film, "Anatomy of a Murder", has it's 60th Anniversary this year! CLICK IN to see the actual Michigan film locations. Then watch the movie and take a roadtrip to see 'em in person!
ABANDONED MICHIGAN: Exploring Old Farmhouses
Michigan has abandoned farmhouses all through the state, many are broken-down but still historic. CLICK IN to see some cool abandoned farmhouse photos and read what steps & precautions to take if you choose to explore.
MICH. GHOST TOWN: The Eerie, Deserted Neighborhoods of Idlewild
The old neighborhoods of Idlewild lie abandoned and form a ghost town of their own. CLICK IN for photos and history!
Ghost Towns, Aged, and Defunct Towns Along M-28, Houghton County
These seven old Michigan lumber & mining towns along M-28 make a great little roadtrip! CLICK IN for photos and route!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: Charlotte’s Old 1885 Courthouse
Apparitions, footsteps, objects moving on their own...do some former felons linger and carry grudges? CLICK IN to read some of the details...
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Man With The Axe
The shadow of a man carrying an axe walks beside you during the full moon...CLICK IN to read where this may happen!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Old Man of Black River
Don't venture into the territory of Black River after Midnight. CLICK IN to read why and see the location...
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Graveyard Ghosts Who Follow Your Car
This graveyard has more than just a little paranormal activity. CLICK IN for details and location...
The Underwater ‘Ghost Village’ of Clark Lake
Many vacationers, swimmers & boaters who visit Clark Lake every summer don't know about this underwater graveyard, just a few feet away from the beach. CLICK IN to see underwater photos and location!