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 Percussion Trap Table with Stand

The Gon Bops Percussion Trap Table features a durable, molded-plastic design with quality non-slip rubber surface. Included is a a lightweight stand, and a mount for tambou... 

Gon Bops Rawhide Shekere

The Gon Bops Rawhide Shekere features a rawhide bowl with a fiberglass neck. This design breaks from tradition in that most Shekere are crafted from natural gourds. This desig... 

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 PSHEK Fiberglass Shekere - Red

The Gon Bops PSHEK Fiberglass Shekere is modeled after the traditional gourd instruments. The Fiberglass construction creates a durable instrument that projects bright, clear ... 

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 Bongo Bell - Medium

The Gon Bops La Salsera Medium Bongo Bell offers a rich medium pitched tone great for salsa. The hand held bell is also flexible enough for studio sessions and even rock mu... 

Gon Bops La Salsera Cha-Cha Bell

The Gon Bops La Salsera Cha-Cha Bell delivers a medium bright tone that pairs perfectly with the Timbale Bell of the series. The Cha-Cha Bell is mountable with a V-Grip 2-p... 

Gon Bops 8'' Professional Pandeiro

The Gon Bops 8'' Professional Pandeiro delivers authentic sound and feel allowing for extended hours of comfortable playing. The platinelas (jingles) provide exceptional ar... 

Gon Bops Sleigh Bells

The Gon Bops Sleigh Bells delivers the classic holiday sound. This well built sound effect instrument features 25 silver jingles on a comfortable handle. Pair this with you... 

Gon Bops Red Tambourine with Steel Jingles

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

Gon Bops Yellow Tambourine with Brass Jingles

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

Gon Bops 3 Series Low Bongo Stand

The Gon Bops Low Bongo Stand is designed to achieve perfect positioning for a seated player. The stand features an easy to use 3 point mount holding the instrument stable w... 

Gon Bops Timbero Bongo Bell

The Gon Bops Timbero Bongo Bell features a fiery red paint job that directly reflects the sound produced. This bright tonal qualities of the bell function perfectly in Latin m... 

Gon Bops Fiesta Series Timbale Set with Stand - 14/15

The drums in the Gon Bops Fiesta Series Timbale Set are an aluminum top tuning design. This set is designed for the beginner to the serious player. Even the lug placement a... 

Gon Bops Fiesta Bongos

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

Gon Bops Fiesta Djembe

The Gon Bops Fiesta Series Djembe deliver an outstanding sound and build quality in an instrument designed for students or beginners. Each shell is crafted from mango wood ... 

Gon Bops 10" Mariano Series Djembe

The Gon Bops 10'' Mariano Series Djembe is crafted from staves of durian wood with a Remo black suede head. This allows for wide tuning range delivering deep bass and pierc... 

Gon Bops Fiesta Cha-Cha Alto Bell

The Gon Bops Fiesta Cha-Cha Alto bell delivers a clear, high-pitched tone. Designed to be mounted, it can also be played handheld for desired muted tones. The Gon Bops Fiesta ... 

Gon Bops Daniel De Los Reyes Stage Shaker

The Gon Bops Daniel De Los Reyes Stage Shaker is designed to deliver a big musical tone that cuts through the mix. This shaker offers a natural feel and response allowing the ... 

Gon Bops Red Bell Block

The Gon Bops Red Bell Block delivers a bright loud sound. The bell blocks are crafted from a modern synthetic material that is designed to hold up under aggressive playing ...