LP Legends Series John “Dandy” Rodriguez Bongos

Model: lp_LPL201A-JR



John “Dandy” Rodriguez, Jr., son of respected Latin musician John Rodriguez, began performing as a teenager with Tito Puente. He later played with Tito Rodriguez in the 1960Õs and Ray Barretto and Tipica ‘73 in the 1970’s, after which he rejoined Tito PuenteÕs Orquesta on Bongo and Cowbell for a 37-year stint. He inspired a generation of musicians and his influence is still felt and heard today through his active career.

Made to the specifications of the influential percussion legend, John “Dandy” Rodriguez. These beech wood bongos feature Cuban-style steel bottoms and signature striped finish.

  • 32" Premium North American Ash Wood, 3-ply shell
  • Natural rawhide head
  • Natural satin finish with chrome hardware
  • Extended Collar Comfort Curve¨ II Rims
  • Premium Galaxy hardware, reinforced LP Heart side plates with 3/8" diameter tuning lugs and LP ProCare Shell Protectors