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 NEWEST book, "Johnny's Jukebox Word Search: The 60s" has been released and his rock trivia books, “Johnny’s Vintage Rock 'n' Roll Q&A" and "Johnny's Jukebox Trivia” are available along with his two "Paranormal Michigan" books. Make sure you check out his "Haunted Michigan" page found on this site.
ABANDONED MICHIGAN: Inside Fisher Body Plant #21
This plant lasted from 1919-1984. CLICK IN to go inside and see what it looks like!
MICHIGAN HISTORY: The Old Mining Town of Amasa
It's tucked away in the wilderness but it's worth the effort to add this destination to your roadtrip. CLICK IN for some "then-and-now" photos!
The Historic Michigan Small Town of Wacousta
An avoided massacre was the reason Wacousta got its name. CLICK IN for the story, then-and-now photos, and location!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: The Creatures of Lakenenland
EIGHTY creatures and objects are waitin' in the woods for you to come along...CLICK IN to see where to find this awesome stuff!!!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: Paranormal Activity at Jeffers High
Three creepy stories await you here...CLICK IN to read what happened to three school staff members!
MICHIGAN HISTORY: The Small Town of Leonidas
Here's a good handful of "then-and-now" photos of the town of Leonidas in St. Joseph County. CLICK IN to see and read some history!
ABANDONED MICHIGAN: Michigan Central Station, Detroit
Around since 1913, this building lay empty for many years. CLICK IN to take a look inside before restoration!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Ghosts of NMU, Marquette
A janitor had a heart attack in an elevator...a female student hung herself in her dorm room...both are said to haunt the campus of Northern Michigan University. CLICK IN for the tales!
ABANDONED MICHIGAN: Former Detroit Radio Station
This former radio station building sits deteriorating in a Detroit neighborhood. CLICK IN to see inside!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Victims of the 1960s Michigan Murders
One of Michigan's most infamous crimes seems to have spawned some hauntings in the Ann Arbor / Ypsilanti area...CLICK IN for details and location...