Gon Bops

Gon Bops started in 1954 when Mariano Bobadilla started to make congas in his father's LA garage. It would not take long until he was regarded as one of the top conga builders in the industry. Early success only furthered the quality and craftsmanship of the instruments. Over the years leading companies like DW and now Sabian own and ensure that Gon Bops maintains it's reputation of the finest quality Latin percussion instruments.

Gon Bops California Series Conga - Mahogany Finish

The Gon Bops California Series Conga feature a shell meticulously crafted from Appalachian Red Oak staves. Each stave used in the shells are cut and bent by hand. Steel rin... 

Gon Bops Percussion Mount

The Gon Bops Percussion Mount is designed to be versatile in that it includes a straight rod for hand percussion and an angled rod for cymbals or microphones. St... 

Gon Bops Fiesta Series Conga Set Natural Finish with Stand

The Gon Bops Fiesta Series Conga Set includes 11" and 12" drums with an included stand. These professional size congas deliver the deep bass and crisp tones of more expansi... 

Gon Bops California Series Conga - Natural Finish

The Gon Bops California Series Conga feature a shell meticulously crafted from Appalachian Red Oak staves. Each stave used in the shells are cut and bent by hand. Steel rin... 

Gon Bops Small Caxixi

The Gon Bops Small Caxixi are hand woven in Brazil delivering the natural Earthy rhythmic tones. Caxixis are used in many musical styles and are commonly used in conjunctio... 

Gon Bops 10'' Pandeiro

The Gon Bops 10'' Pandeiro features a lightweight shell made from basswood allowing for long periods of play. The platinelas used deliver a precise articulation and warmth.... 

Gon Bops Bongo Duffel Bag

The Gon Bops Bongo Duffel Bag creates an easy method for transportation and storage of a bongo set and a small assortment of hand percussion. Constructed from fully-padded,... 

Gon Bops Daniel De Los Reyes Arena Shaker

The Gon Bops Daniel De Los Reyes Arena Shaker is designed to deliver a big musical tone that cuts through in large ensemble situations. This shaker offers a natural feel and r... 

Gon Bops Mini Caxixi

The Gon Bops Mini Caxixi are hand woven in Brazil delivering the natural Earthy rhythmic tones. Caxixis are used in many musical styles and are commonly used in conjunction... 

Gon Bops Caxixi Berimbau

The Gon Bops Caxixi Berimbau are hand woven in Brazil delivering the natural Earthy rhythmic tones. Caxixis are used in many musical styles, this one is specially designed ... 

Gon Bops Talking Shaker - Large

The Gon Bops Large Talking Shaker creates an amazing range of sounds and pitches depending on how it is gripped and squeezed. The wood and natural cowhide construction allo... 

Gon Bops Silver Tambourine with Trashy Jingles

The Gon Bops Silver Tambourine features a design that allows for the mountable tambourine to be lifted easily and quickly off stand for hand-playing. The Trashy jingles on ... 

Gon Bops Small Percussion Tray with Clamp

The Gon Bops Small Percussion Tray with Clamp features a molded-plastic design with quality, non-slip surface. Includes a heavy duty mount to use with your percussion stand.... 

Gon Bops Hickory Claves

The Gon Bops Hickory Claves deliver the classic high pitched sound that cuts right through the ensemble laying down a proper groove. This set offers the same tonal qualities a... 

Gon Bops Talking Shaker - Small

The Gon Bops Small Talking Shaker creates an amazing range of sounds and pitches depending on how it is gripped and squeezed. The wood and natural cowhide construction allo... 

Gon Bops Foot Bell Stand

The Gon Bops Foot Bell Stand allows you to connect any Bell, even a Tambourine, to your foot pedal for hands-free rhythm patterns. This simply attaches to any standard bass dr... 

Gon Bops La Salsera Bongo Bell - High

The Gon Bops La Salsera High Bongo Bell delivers a pitch tone that cuts for perfect bright accents. The bell delivers a feel an authentic tone that appeals to players at al... 

Gon Bops La Salsera Timbale Bell

The Gon Bops La Salsera Timbale Bell produces a medium pitched tone that pairs great with a timbale or drum set. The Timbale Bell is designed for articulate rhythmic patter... 

Gon Bops Fiesta Series Conga Sunburst Finish Set with Stand

The Gon Bops Fiesta Series Conga Set delivers an undisputed professional quality and sound at an affordable price. The Mango shells and pre-fitted rawhide heads produces ri... 

Gon Bops 8" Timbale Snare

The Gon Bops 8'' Timbale Snare blends all the high energy accents of latin music and snare back beats. The long-range, sensitive snare throw-off allows the player to slowly...