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!
PHOTO GALLERY: The Abandoned Pontiac Silverdome
Click in for one last, sad look at one of our favorite concert & sports venues...
Celebrities Who Passed Away in November 2017
Click in to see a list of a dozen notables who recently passed away..
PHOTO GALLERY: Michigan’s St. Joseph Lighthouse Frozen Over
Check out these pictures of the St. Joseph lighthouse in Michigan, all covered in ice!
PHOTO GALLERY: The Beauty of a Michigan Winter
Check out this photo gallery of a Michigan snow-laden winter...and pass it along!
LANSING HISTORY: The Bijou Theatre, 1910-1926
Click in to read a brief history of the old Bijou Theatre and to see a short video of the long-gone Lansing Theater District!
HISTORIC MICHIGAN: Curwood Castle in Owosso
This is a PERFECT Michigan roadside stop to take the family, ESPECIALLY during this holiday season! Click in and read more!
HISTORIC MICHIGAN ROCK VENUES: Wampler’s Lake Pavilion
Click in to read an all-too-brief history of the legendary Wampler's Lake Pavilion in the Irish Hills!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: The Mystery of the Cadillac Canal
The Cadillac Canal in Michigan was investigated by "Ripley's Believe It Or Not." Read and find out why...
Cats Vs. Christmas Trees 2017
Click and enjoy this compilation of cats vs. Christmas trees!
PHOTO GALLERY: A Gorgeous Wintertime in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula
Click in and check out the gallery with some breathtaking photos of an Upper Peninsula winter!