About

Welcome Aboard Live with Mike Pettersson was a Public Access cable TV entertainment show on what was then BCAT – Brooklyn Community Access Television – from 1997 through 2008. This website is dedicated to the memory and preservation of this ground breaking show.

Achievements

Some of the ground breaking achievements:

  • First show to go live from BCAT Studios
  • First show to do live call-in from BCAT Studios
  • 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