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 Ashley Judd. 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 is still available. Make sure you check out his "Haunted Michigan" page found on this site!
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWNS: Donken & Toivola
Two-for-one! Visit two ghost towns only 5 miles apart! Click in to see where to visit these historic old Michigan lumber towns...
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: Photos of the Tamarack Lake Monster
What is this creature that has been captured on video? Click in and see photos and the video!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: Python, Ostrich, Kangaroo Jerky and More
Have any of you roadtrippers stopped here for munchies? Tell me about it!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: The Shoe Tree of Ionia County
Here's an oddity to check out during your Michigan roadtrip: a tree draped in shoes. Why do shoe trees exist, anyway? Click in for location and photos.
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: Millville, in Ingham County
Little is known about the closeby Michigan ghost town of Millville, even though many know of it's location. Click in for info and current photos.
ABANDONED MICHIGAN: The Old Tuscola Church
This old church still stands just north of here and makes a great photo op on your Michigan roadtrip. Click in for more photos and see where you can visit!
ABANDONED MICHIGAN: The St. Johns Horse Auction Barn
This old St. Johns horse auction barn has been deserted for many, many years. Anyone know why? Click in for photos and info...
Leoni, Jackson County’s Vanishing Town
The tiny Michigan village of Leoni (regarded now as a 'ghost town') gets overlooked WAY too much. Click in for info and photos of this hidden village.
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: Marvin’s Marvelous Mechanical Museum
STEP RIGHT UP...this place could change you forever! Click in to see pics, location and details!
HISTORIC MICHIGAN: Depot Town, an Old 1800’s Village in Ypsilanti
Depot Town is a little 1800's village within Ypsilanti that holds tons of Michigan history, with MANY old shops still standing. Click in for photos, details and location!