CBGB Revived: Vibrant Short Animation Breathes Life into NYC’s Punk Legacy with David Godlis’ Iconic Photos of Patti Smith, The Ramones, and More

In a riveting homage to New York City’s punk rock legacy, CBGBs comes alive once again through a captivating short animation that skillfully weaves together the rebellious spirit of the iconic punk club. This vibrant visual journey utilizes the legendary photographs captured by David Godlis, featuring punk luminaries such as Patti Smith, The Ramones, and other influential figures of the era. The animated revival transports viewers back to the gritty and electrifying atmosphere of CBGBs, rekindling the raw energy and DIY ethos that defined the punk movement. David Godlis’ evocative images serve as a powerful backdrop, breathing life into the era’s cultural rebellion and immortalizing the spirit of CBGB in a dynamic and visually stunning celebration of New York’s punk history.

…and here’s how he made the video: