About

Welcome Aboard Live with Mike Pettersson was a Public Access cable TV entertainment show on what was then BCAT ( now BRIC ) – Brooklyn Community Access Television – from 1997 through 2008. This website is dedicated to the memory and preservation of this ground breaking show. All videos linked on this site are available on our YouTube channel

Achievements

Some of the ground breaking achievements:

  • First show to go live from BCAT – now BRIC – Studios in downtown Brooklyn
  • First show to do live call-in from BCAT – now BRIC – Studios in downtown Brooklyn
  • First show to run a B-Roll video to time the show and insert bumpers

Formats

There were many different formats to Welcome Aboard Live with Mike Pettersson.

  • Panel talk show In the apartment of Mike Pettersson
  • “Late Night” style talk show with in-house band
  • Live call-in show
  • Variety show videotaped at clubs around New York City