From the pitch of bell to the shimmering sound of triangle

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					                                                                                    Travis Barker
                                                                                    Carter Beauford

Bobby Sanabria
                                                                                    Cindy Blackman
                                                                                    John Blackwell
                                                                                    Stephen Perkins
                                                                                    Antonio Sanchez
                                                                                    Tico Torres


                  From the pitch of a bell to the shimmering sound of a triangle,
                  the rattle of a Shekere to the raspy sound of a Güiro, LP's
                  comprehensive collection of Hand Percussion instruments
                  always deliver durability, innovation and excellence.
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                                                      LP AGOGO BELLS . . . . . . . . . . . .78              LP1305 LP Blast Block, High Pitch,                         LP WHOLE-TONE CHIMES . . . . .87                         LP152/LP162 White, Steel Jingles,                      LP234C LP Afuche/Cabasa,                                                                                 FRAME DRUMS . . . . . . . . . . . . .104
                                                      LP231A LP Agogo Bells Standard                        Yellow                                                     LP625 Double Row – 72 Bars                                Hand Held/ Mountable                                   Deluxe, Wood                                                                                            WB505 Plenera Drums
                                                      LP231B LP Agogo Bells, Large                          LP1307 LP Blast Block, Low Pitch,                                                                                   LP170/LP175 Black, Brass Jingles,                      LP426 LP African Rattle                                                                                   (Pandereta Drums)
     LP COWBELLS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .72                                                          Green                                                                                                                Hand Held/ Mountable                                  LP480 LP Traditional Cabasa                           LP SHAKERS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .98
                                                      LP577 LP Dry Agogo Bells, Standard                                                                               LP CLUSTER CHIMES . . . . . . . .87                                                                                                                                                                                      WB239 WB Tunable Bodhran
     LP204A LP Black Beauty® Cowbell                  LP579 LP Dry Agogo Bells, Large                                                                                                                                           LP174/LP179 Black, Dimpled Brass                       LP481 LP Tail Cabasa                                  LP353A LP Ganza, Small                             WB281 WB Bodhran
                                                                                                                                                                       LP468 LP Small Cluster Chimes, 12 Bars
     LP204B LP Deluxe Black Beauty                    LP580 LP Dry Agogo Set
                                                                                                            LP WOOD BLOCKS . . . . . . . . . . . . .83                                                                           Jingles, Hand Held/ Mountable                         LP483 LP Pro Shekere                                  LP353B LP Ganza, Large                             WB282 WB Printed Head Bodhran
      Cowbell                                                                                               LP210A Standard                                            LP PIN CHIME . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .87                                                                                                                      LP354A LP Caxixi, Small
     LP205 LP Timbale Cowbell                                                                               LP210B LP Wood Block, Large                                                                                         LP JINGLE STICKS . . . . . . . . . . . .90             LP GÜIROS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .94   LP354B LP Caxixi, Large
     LP206A LP Bongo Cowbell                                                                                                                                           LP467 LP Pin Chimes                                                                                             LP243 LP Super Güiro
                                                                                                            LP210C Small                                                                                                        LP180 Steel Jingles, Black                                                                                   LP357 LP Double African Shaker, Large
     LP206B LP Deluxe Bongo Cowbell                                                                         LP684 LP Groove Block, Small                                                                                        LP181 Steel Jingles, Red                               LP249 LP Cuban Style Güiro
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             LP359 LP Go-Jo bag
     LP228 LP Black Beauty Sr. Cowbell                                                                      LP685 LP Groove Block, Large                                                                                        LP187 Brass Jingles, Black                             LP304 LP Professional Merengue                                                                           LP TITO PUENTE SIGNATURE
                                                      LP ASPIRE COWBELLS . . . . . . .79                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     LP442A/LP442B LP One Shot™ Shaker
     LP229 LP Mambo Cowbell                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Güira with LP333 Pro Scraper
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             LP441 LP Softshake
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                TIMBALE STICKS . . . . . . . . . . .105
     LP005 LP Li’l Ridge Rider Cowbell . .73          LPA402 LP Aspire Agudo Cowbell                                                                                                                                            LP CYCLOPS JINGLE RINGS . .91                          LP305 LP Merengue Güiro                                                                                  LP207 LP Wood Cowbell Beater
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             LP440 LP Shake-It – 8"
     LP007 LP Rock Cowbell                            LPA404-** LP Aspire Cha-Cha                                                                                                                                                                                                      LP306A LP Torpedo®, Height 20"                                                                           LP268 LP Pro Cowbell Beater
                                                                                                                                                                       LP ASPIRE CHIME . . . . . . . . . . . .87                LP191 LP Cyclops Jingle Ring,                                                                                LP457-BK LP Cyclops Shaker, Small
     LP008 LP Rock Ridge Rider Cowbell                 Cowbell                                                                                                         LPA280 LP Aspire Bar Chimes, 24 Bars                                                                            LP306B LP Torpedo®, Height 15 1/2"                                                                       LP269 LP Duro Cowbell Beater
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Steel Jingles                                                                                               LP458-BK LP Cyclops Shaker, Large
     LP009-MCP More Cowbell Pack                      LPA404-SN LP Aspire Cha-Cha                                                                                                                                                                                                      LP451 LP Multi-Güiro 2                                                                                   LP512 LP Bar Chime Striker
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                LP192 LP Cyclops Jingle Ring,                                                                                LP462 LP Rock Shaker, 9 1/2" Gold
     LP009 LP Rock Classic Ridge Rider                 Santana Cowbell                                      LP ASPIRE BLOCKS . . . . . . . . . .83                                                                                                                                     LP452 LP Multi-Güiro                                                                                     LP655 13" Hickory, 1⁄2" in diameter
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Brass Jingles                                                                                               LP462B LP Rock Shaker, 9 1/2" Black
      Cowbell                                         LPA404HK- LP Aspire Cha-Cha                           LPA210 LP Aspire Wood Block,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        LP656 15" Hickory, 1⁄2" in diameter
     LP322 LP Prestige Cowbell . . . . . .74           Cowbell , Hand Held with Beater                       Small, High Pitch                                                                                                                                                                                                               LP SOUND EFFECTS . . . . . . . .100
                                                      LPA404HK-SN LP Aspire Cha-Cha                         LPA211 LP Aspire Wood Block,                               LP BELLS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .88                                                                                                                                                                   LP WOOD TIMBALE
     LP JAM BELLS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .74    Santana Cowbell, Hand Held                                                                                      LP402 LP Ice Bell, 7"                                                                                                                                                 LP208/LP209/LP424D                                 STICKS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .105
                                                                                                             Large, Low Pitch
                                                       with Beater                                                                                                     LP403 LP Ice Bell, 9"                                                                                           CP GÜIROS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .95   LP Vibra-Slap® II
     LP1231 LP Jam Bells, High Pitch,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           LP246A Ash, 5/16" x 15", 12-pair
                                                      LPA406 LP Aspire Timbale Cowbell                                                                                 LP450 LP Bell Tree, 26 Bells                             LP ASPIRE PLASTIC                                      CP249 CP Cylinder Güiro                               LP775/LP776 LP Vibra-Tone®
     LP1233 LP Jam Bells, Low Pitch                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             LP246B Ash, 5/16" x 15", 6-pair
                                                      LPA408 LP Aspire Rock Cowbell,                                                                                   LP589 LP Bell Tree, Hand Held, 14 Bells                  TAMBOURINES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .91            CP249A CP Fish Style Güiro                            LP1-5/LP1-8 LP Flex-A-Tone
     LP570 LP Tribells                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          LP246C Ash, 7/16" x 16 5/8", 6-pair
                                                       Mountable                                                                                                                                                                LPA180 8" Black                                                                                              LP436 LP Cymbals
     LP575 LP Tapon Model Cowbell                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               LP246D Ash, 1/2" x 16 5/8", 6-pair
                                                      LPA408H LP Aspire Bongo Cowbell,                      LP CLAVES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .84                                                                 LPA181 8" Red                                                                                                LP230 LP Ching Chok . . . . . . . . . . .102
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                LP248A Hickory, 5/16" x 15", 12-pair
                                                       Hand Held                                            LP211R LP Standard Clave                                                                                            LPA182 8" White                                                                                              LP634 LP Cricket
     LP SALSA COWBELLS . . . . . . . .75                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        LP248B Hickory, 5/16" x 15", 6-pair
                                                      LPA410 LP Aspire Grande Cowbell                       LP212R LP African Clave                                                                                             LPA190 10" Black                                                                                             LP435 LP Kokiriko
     ES-2 LP Salsa Cha-Cha Cowbell,                                                                                                                                    CP SLEIGH BELLS . . . . . . . . . . . .88                                                                       LP MARACAS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .96                                                           LP248C Hickory, 7/16" x 16 5/8", 6-pr.
                                                      LPA900-BK LP Aspire E-Z Grip                          LP261 LP Grenadilla Wood Clave                                                                                      LPA191 10" Red                                                                                               LP437 LP Pocket Kokiriko
      High Pitch                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                LP248D Hickory, 1/2" x 16 5/8 ", 6-pr.
                                                       Cowbell, Black                                       LP262/LP262R LP Traditional Clave                          CP373 CP Sleigh Bells, 12 Bells                          LPA192 10" White                                       LP281 LP Professional Maracas                         LP455A/LP456A/LP456 LP Rainsticks
     ES-3 LP Salsa Bongo Cowbell,                                                                           LP597 LP King Klave                                                                                                                                                                                                              WB292/WB293 WB Rainsticks
                                                      LPA900-RD LP Aspire E-Z Grip                                                                                     CP374 CP Sleigh Bells, 25 Bells                                                                                 LP389 LP Fiber Maracas
      Hand Held, Medium Pitch                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   LP TALKING DRUM
                                                       Cowbell, Red                                                                                                                                                                                                                    LP393-** LP Salsa Maracas                                                                                BEATERS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .105
     ES-4 LP Salsa Bongo Cowbell,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            LP CASTANETS . . . . . . . . . . . . . .103
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ** PR=Puerto Rican Heritage
      Hand Held, High Pitch                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               RH=Rawhide                                                                                            LP1220 LP Granite Block® Mallets
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             LP430/LP431/LP432 LP Professional
     ES-5 LP Salsa Timbale Cowbell                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              LP243B LP Super Güiro Scraper
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                CP TUNABLE                                             LP394 LP Macho Maracas                                 Castanets
     ES-6 LP Salsa “Uptown” Timbale                                                                                                                                    LP PRO TRIANGLES . . . . . . . . . .89                                                                                                                                                                                   LP249B LP Wooden Güiro Scraper
                                                                                                            LP ASPIRE CLAVE . . . . . . . . . . . .84                                                                           TAMBOURINES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .91            LP395 LP Rawhide Maracas
      Cowbell                                         LP COWBELL ACCESSORIES . . .80                                                                                   LP311A LP Triangle, 4"                                                                                                                                                                                                   LP314A Replacement Beater for LP750
     ES-7 LP Salsa “Downtown” Timbale                 LP207 LP Wood Cowbell Beater                          LPA165 LP Aspire Clave                                                                                              CP391 Wood, 10"                                                                                                                                                 LP314B Replacement Beater for LP751
                                                                                                                                                                       LP311B LP Triangle, 5"                                                                                          LP MARACAS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .97
      Cowbell                                         LP235 LP Cowbell U-Clamp                                                                                                                                                  CP392 Metal, 10"                                                                                                                                                LP314C Replacement Beater for LP752
                                                                                                                                                                       LP311C LP Triangle, 6"                                                                                          LP281R LP Refillable Maracas
     ES-8 LP Salsa Bongo Cowbell,                     LP268 LP Pro Cowbell Beater                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               LP333 LP Pro Güiro Scraper
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                CP WOOD TAMBOURINES . .91                              LP285-** LP Mini Rawhide Maracas                      LP ASPIRE CASTANETS . . . .103                     LP334 LP Wooden Merengue Güiro
      Mountable                                       LP269 LP Duro Cowbell Beater
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                CP376 6" Single Row, Headed                            ** No Suffix=Rawhide
     ES-9 LP Salsa Sergio Bongo Cowbell,              LP308 LP Eye-Bolt Assembly                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             LPA131/LPA132/LPA133 LP Aspire                      Scraper
                                                                                                            LP FOLDING BAR CHIMES . .85                                                                                                                                                   PR=Puerto Rican Heritage
      Hand Held                                       LP388N LP Gajate Bracket                                                                                                                                                  CP378/CP388 8" Single Row                                                                                     Castanets                                         LP335 LP Torpedo Scraper
                                                                                                            LP2550 LP Folding Bar Chimes                                                                                                                                                  QB=Cuban Heritage
     ES-10 LP Salsa Sergio Bongo Cowbell,             LP531-BK LP Cowbell Pouch                                                                                                                                                  Headed/Headless                                                                                                                                                LP-CCL/LP-CCH LP Pro Brushes
                                                                                                                                                                       LP ASPIRE TRIANGLES . . . . . .89                        CP379/CP389 10" Single Row                                                                                   LP WHISTLES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .104
      Mountable                                       ES-CM LP Cowbell Mufflers                             LP STUDIO SERIES BAR
     ES-12 LP Salsa Cha-Cha Cowbell,                                                                                                                                   LPA121 LP Aspire Triangle, 6"                             Headed/Headless
                                                                                                            CHIMES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .86                                                                                                                                                                         LP352/LP352B LP Tri-Tone
      Low Pitch                                       LP BLOCKS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .81                                                              LPA122 LP Aspire Triangle, 8"                            CP380/CP390 10" Double Row,                                                                                                                                                       TIPS WHEN
                                                                                                            LP449 Single Row – 25 Bars                                                                                                                                                                                                        Samba Whistle
     ES-15 LP Salsa Timbale Cowbell,                                                                                                                                   LPA123 LP Aspire Triangle, 10"                            Headed/Headless                                                                                                                                                                  ORDERING
                                                      LP1204 LP Piccolo Jam Block                           LP511 Single Row – 36 Bars                                                                                                                                                 LP MATADOR MARACAS . . . .97                          LP502 LP Udders
      Hand Held                                       LP1205 LP Jam Block, High Pitch, Blue                 LP515 Double Row – 50 Bars                                                                                                                                                 M281 LP Matador Mini Maracas
                                                      LP1207 LP Jam Block,                                  LP513 Double Row – 72 Bars                                                                                                                                                 M283 LP Matador Maracas                                                                                     When ordering, specify
     LP SALSA                                          Medium Pitch, Red
     CLARO COWBELLS . . . . . . . . . . .75                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        color by adding the color
                                                      LP1208-K LP Stealth Jam Block                         LP CONCERT SERIES BAR                                      LP CYCLOPS                                               AFUCHE®/CABASA,                                                                                                                                                    abbreviation after the
     ES-11 LP Salsa Claro Cowbell,                    LP1209 LP Guiro Jam Block                             CHIMES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .86   TAMBOURINES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .90                                                                                                                           LP ASPIRE WHISTLES . . . . . .104
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                SHEKERES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .92                                                                                                               model number.
      Mountable                                                                                                                                                        LP150/LP160 Black, Steel Jingles,                                                                                                                                     LPA229 Tri-Tone Whistle
                                                                                                            LP449C Single Row – 25 Bars                                                                                         LP234-BK LP Afuche/Cabasa,                                                                                                                                         Example - LP Salsa Maracas
     ES-13 LP Salsa Claro Bongo Cowbell               LP BLAST BLOCKS™ . . . . . . . . .82                                                                              Hand Held/ Mountable                                                                                           CP MARACAS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .97
                                                                                                            LP511C Single Row – 36 Bars                                                                                          Mini, Black Plastic                                                                                                                                               in Maroon: LP393-MR.
      Hand Held                                       LP617 LP Double Sambago Bells,                                                                                   LP151/LP161 Red, Steel Jingles,                          LP234A LP Afuche/Cabasa,                               CP281 CP Wood Maracas, Large
                                                       Mountable                                            LP LU BAR CHIMES . . . . . . . . . .87                      Hand Held/Mountable                                      Standard, Wood                                        CP287 CP Wood Maracas, Medium
                                                      LP1210 LP Granite Blocks                              LP626 Double Row – 90 Bars                                                                                          LP234B LP Afuche/Cabasa,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Large, Wood

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                                                                                                         LP Black Beauty®
     LP COWBELLS                                                                                         Cowbell is the most                                                                                  LP MORE COWBELL T-SHIRT & RIDGE
     LP Cowbells are handmade in the USA and                                                             recorded                                                                                             RIDER PACK
     crafted from premium quality steel and
                                                                                                         cowbell                                                                                              LP009-MCP – T-shirt and LP Cowbell
     specially developed tooling. Careful attention
     is given to tolerance levels.                                                                       in history.                                                                                          • T-shirt is 100% heavy-duty, preshrunk cotton
                                                                                                                                                                                                                and features the More Cowbell logo on the front
     Designed to meet all musical needs and fit
     into any genre, LP has created a large variety                                                                                                                                                           • Includes LP009 Classic Ridge Rider Cowbell
     of LP bells, each offering different pitches and
     sound characteristics. All mounted cowbells                                                                                                                                                              LP ROCK CLASSIC RIDGE RIDER COWBELL
     feature the famous forged eye-bolt clamp
                                                                                                                                                                                                              LP009 – 8" Mountable, Black
     assembly with oversized wing nuts that
     provide secure placement on 3⁄8" diameter                                                                                                                                                                • Patented, based on the Sergio Salsa Cowbell
     mounting rods with only                                                                                                                                                                                    with a yellow Jenigor ridge
     finger tightening.                           PRODUCT                                                                                                                                                     • Jenigor bar dampens sound
                                                  HIGHLIGHT                                                                                                                                                     and resists denting
                                       Each cowbell is                                                                                                                                                        • Lower pitch than the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Rock Ridge Rider
                                       handmade in the USA.
     LP BONGO COWBELL                                                                                             LP204A
                                                                       LP206B                                                                     LP204B
     LP206A – 8" Mountable, Black
     • A mountable version of the hand held bell
       traditionally played by bongo players           LP TIMBALE COWBELL                                                      THE CREATION OF                                                                  LP009

                                                       LP205 – 8" Mountable, Black                                             AN LP COWBELL
     • Deep, rich, moderately dry sound
     • Great all-around bell                           • Low-pitch, moderately dry bell is great
                                                         for funk when played at its open end                                                                                                                                                         LP009-MCP
                                                                                                                     It begins with the search for a particular
                                                       • Typically the larger of the two bells is used               sound to fill a need or expand a style of
     LP DELUXE BONGO COWBELL                                                                                         music. Each sound is inherently different     LP ROCK RIDGE RIDER COWBELL
                                                         in a timbale set-up
     LP206B – 8" Mountable, Chrome                                                                                   and each musical style requires a different   LP008 – 8" Mountable, Black with Red Ridge
     • Slightly “brighter” pitch                       • Lively sound contrasts nicely with                          sound characteristic. It is the pursuit
                                                         the LP Bongo Cowbell                                                                                      • Patented, based on the Rock Cowbell with a red
                                                                                                                     of these sounds that has led us to              Jenigor ridge
     LP MAMBO COWBELL                                                                                                develop such a vast selection of
                                                                                                                                                                   • Jenigor bar dampens sound and resists denting                                                        Pedrito
     LP229 – 8 1/2" Mountable, Black
                                                       LP BLACK BEAUTY® COWBELL                                      cowbells – each with distinct qualities.                                                                                                             Martinez
                                                       The most widely recorded cowbell in history.                  LP Cowbells undergo strict quality            • Somewhat higher in pitch than the LP Rock
     • Deeper pitch and drier tone than the LP
       Timbale Cowbell                                 LP204A – 5" Mountable, Black                                  control inspections that begin with             Classic Ridge Rider bell
                                                                                                                     the finest steel available. Research has
     • Sharp, raised playing surface makes this        • High pitched, bright sound with a
                                                                                                                     dictated the proper metal thickness,
       an easy bell to play in a timbale set-up          moderate overtone                                                                                                                                                                                        LP007
                                                                                                                     the style of construction and the             LP ROCK COWBELL
                                                       • Slightly rounded playing surface makes                      number and position of welds                  LP007 – 8" Mountable, Black
                                                         it easy to get a good sound every time                      required to achieve a desired sound.
                                                                                                                                                                   • Rich, cutting sound is low pitched and
                                                                                                                     Every dimension of a cowbell is
                                                                                                                                                                     moderately dry
                                                       LP DELUXE BLACK BEAUTY COWBELL                                critical to the sound. Great care goes
                        LP229                                                                                        into assuring that year after year, each      • Designed with the drum kit player in mind
                                                       LP204B – 5" Mountable, Chrome
                                                                                                                     specific cowbell will sound the same.
                                                       • Brighter pitch                                                                                            • Made of 14-gauge steel that provides added                                                                      LP005
                                                                                                                     From the hardest hits to the finest musical     strength to withstand hard pounding
                                                       • Fully welded seams                                          uses, LP Cowbells undergo strict testing
                                                                                                                     and if it doesn’t perform up
                                                       LP BLACK BEAUTY SR. COWBELL                                   to LP standards, we start                     LP LI’L RIDGE RIDER COWBELL
                                                       LP228 – 5 1/2" Mountable, Black                               all over again.                               LP005 – 51/2" Mountable, Black with Blue Ridge
                                                       • Tuned a whole step lower in pitch,                          Martin Cohen and original                     • Patented, unique new construction process
                                                         moderately dry sound with dynamic                           Cowbell maker, Angelo
                                                                                                                     Marchione.                                    • Jenigor bar dampens sound and
                                                                                                                     Today’s Cowbell maker,                          resists denting
                                                       • Similar shape as its namesake,                              John Karpe, Angelo’s
                                                                                                                     son-in-law.                                   • Higher pitched than the larger sized Ridge
                                                         but with a wider mouth
                                                                                                                                                                     Riders - perfect for the drum kit

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                                                        LP PRESTIGE COWBELL
                                                                                                                                                             LP SALSA COWBELLS                                                                                                                ES-12
                                                        LP322 – 7 / " Mountable, Brass
                                                                                                                                                             LP Salsa Cowbells are hand crafted in the LP tradition and are specifically               PRODUCT
                                                                                                                                                             designed for use in Latin music. They offer livelier sounds than other drier              HIGHLIGHT
                                                        • Strong middle overtones make this bell                                                             LP bells and are extremely popular. They are also great additions to any
                                                          unique from every other LP bell                                                                    percussion or drum kit, adding new colors to any style of music. LP Salsa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Each cowbell is
                                                        • The sound of the original brass-clad, hand                                                         Cowbells are equipped with the LP forged eye-bolt assembly (except hand         handmade in the USA.
                                                          made bells that are a part of Americana                                                            held bells) to provide a sure grip to any 3⁄8" diameter rod.
                                                        • The sound that is associated with Tito
                                                          Puente, “The King” of Latin music                                                                  LP SALSA BONGO COWBELL                            LP SALSA CHA-CHA COWBELLS
                                                                                                                                                             ES-3 – 8" Hand-Held, Brushed Steel                ES-2 – 4 3/4" Mountable, High Pitch,
                                                        LP JAM BELLS                                                                                         • The standard bongo players’ cowbell             Brushed Steel
                                                                                                                                                                                                               ES-12 – 5" Mountable, Low Pitch,                ES-2
                                                        LP1231 – 3 1/2" Mountable, High Pitch, Blue                                                          • Delivers a dominant fundamental tone
                                                        LP1233 – 4" Mountable, Low Pitch, Red                                                                                                                  Brushed Steel
                                                                                                                                                               with a medium pitch that cuts through
                                                        • Unique shape creates high                                                                            loud percussion sections                        • Bright bells with tuned overtones typically
                                                          pitched sounds                                                                                                                                         associated with Cha-Cha

                                                        • Little sustain makes them perfect for                                                                                                                • Designed for mounted use but also provide
                                                          playing accents                                                                                                                                        great muffled tones when hand held

                                                                                                                                                                                                               LP SALSA “UPTOWN” AND
                                                                                                                                    LP1231                                                                     “DOWNTOWN” TIMBALE COWBELLS
                                                                                                                                                                                                               ES-6 – 7 3/4" Uptown Mountable, High Pitch,
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Brushed Steel                                                                                  ES-11
                                                                                                                                                                                                               ES-7 – 7 3/4" Downtown Mountable, Low                               ES-13
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Pitch, Brushed Steel
                                                                                                                                                                                                               • “Uptown” and “Downtown” Timbale
                                                                                                                                                                 ES-3           ES-4           ES-8              Cowbells complement one another
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                LP SALSA CLARO COWBELL
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                ES-11 – 7 1/4" Mountable, Brushed Steel
                                                                                                   LP TRIBELLS                                               LP SALSA BONGO COWBELLS
                                                                                                                                                                                                               LP SALSA TIMBALE COWBELL                         • Patented, designed to offer a new clarity
                                                                                                   LP570 – 5 1/2", 4" and 2 1/4" Mountable, Black            ES-4 – 7 3/4" Hand Held, Brushed Steel                                                               in cowbell sounds
                                                                                                   • Created after the smallest bell was found               ES-8 – 8" Mountable, Brushed Steel                ES-5 – 7 1/2" Mountable, Brushed Steel
                                                         LP322                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Eliminates need to mute bell in order to
                                                                                                     in an antique shop                                                                                        • Designed to complement the sound
                                                                                                                                                             • High pitched bells with bright overtones                                                           bring out articulate sound of the stick
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 of timbales with a bright, cutting sound
                                                                                                   • The small bell is tuned to blend with our Tapon                                                                                                              attack
                                                                                                                                                             • Hand held version is used in Salsa bands
                                                                                                     Bell (medium) and the Black Beauty Sr. (large)
                                                                                                                                                               by a bongo player or singer                                                    ES-7              • Unique new construction process produces
                                                                                                   • Mounted to a sturdy steel bracket with a                                                                                                                     a bright, lively sound that allows the sound
                                                                                                                                                             • Mountable version is for drum kit players
                                                                                                     cushioned mounting system that eliminates                                                                                 ES-6                               of each stick beat to be heard
                                                                                                                                                               who play songo rhythms
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Perfect for Timbale players and use with
                                                                                                                                                             LP SALSA HAND HELD BONGO                                                                             a drum kit
     LP TAPON MODEL COWBELL                                                                                                                                  COWBELLS
     LP575 – 4" Mountable, Black                                                                                                                             ES-15 – 8" Hand Held, Brushed Steel                                                                LP SALSA CLARO BONGO COWBELL
                                                                                                                                                             • Medium Pitch Bongo Bell                                                                          ES-13 – 7 1/4" Hand Held, Brushed Steel
     • Smallest and highest pitch of the traditional
       shaped LP cowbells                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Patented, compact bongo
                                                                                                                                                             • Designed to meet the demands of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  bell produces a bright,
     • Moderately dry sound with light overtones                                                                                                               ever changing tastes in Latin music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  lively sound
     • Crafted from one piece of steel with full,                                                                                                            • Clear fundamental pitch                                                                                                            ES-10
       gas-welded seams                                                                                                                                      • Nice sound contrast between the
                                                                                                                                                               mouth and the back of bell                                                                                  ES-15
     • Sound really cuts, a must when an accent
       cowbell with sustain is needed
                                                                                                                                                             LP SALSA SERGIO BONGO COWBELLS
                                                                                                                                                             ES-9 – 8" Hand Held, Brushed Steel
                                                                                                                                                             ES-10 – 8" Mountable, Brushed Steel
                                                LP575                                                               LP570
                                                                                                                                                             • Deeper pitch and lively overtone
                                                                                                                                                               associated with Latin music
                                                                                                                                                             • Named for New York Latin music                                                   ES-9
                                                                                                                                                               producer Sergio George

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                 SPECIFICATION CHART

     LP COWBELLS                                                                                                                                                                                    LP SALSA COWBELLS
     LP cowbells have evolved over the years, leading the pace of the changes in music. We offer the largest range of sounds and styles. There are no                                               Our Salsa Cowbells are constructed so the sound production is different then our “black line bells”. The salsa bells produce a strong fundamental pitch
     specific rules as to how they are used. The choice an artist makes is dependent on the type of music being performed, the player's individual style                                            with the addition of tuned harmonic overtones (after ring). The sound is very lively but retains the clear articulation of the stick sound. Although
     and personal taste in sound.                                                                                                                                                                   the Salsa series were designed for the traditional Latin percussionist, they are also used very effectively by drum set artists in varied forms of music.
     Product Number      Model Name             Pitch   Tone        Description                                                                                          Played By:                 The Salsa Bongo Hand Held bells are designed for the bongo players to produce a dominant fundamental driving sound at the mouth of the bell,
                                                                                                                                                                                                    with a contrasting articulated sound at the heel of the bell. The difference between the various versions is in the pitch.
     LP1231              LP JAM BELL,           HIGH      •         Uniquely “pitched” dry sound. Combines the acoustics of agogo and cowbells.
                         High Pitch, Blue                           Dry sound - cross between a clave and a cowbell, great for playing cutting
                                                                    clave patterns.                                                                                                                 Product Number     Model Name               Pitch     Tone       Description                                                                         Played By:
     LP1233              LP JAM BELL,                     •         Uniquely “pitched” dry sound. Combines the acoustics of agogo and cowbells.                                                     ES-2               LP SALSA CHA-CHA         High      •••        Overtones that cut through powerful percussion sections.                            Wally Reyes, Jr.
                         Low Pitch, Red                             Dry sound - cross between a clave and a cowbell, great for playing cutting                                                                         COWBELL
                                                                    clave patterns.
     LP575               LP TAPON                        ••         Dryer and smaller than the Black Beauty. One piece of steel with full Heli-Arc welds.              David Garibaldi              ES-12              LP SALSA CHA-CHA                   •••        Broad, fundamental Cha-Cha sound. Cha-Cha bells are the higher                      John Blackwell
                         MODEL COWBELL                              Great for use with multiple cowbell setups.                                                                                                        COWBELL                                       pitched of the 2 bells normally used on a set of timbales.                          David Garibaldi
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Wally Reyes, Jr.
     LP005               LP LI’L RIDGE                    •         Patented construction process. Jenigor striking ridge that protects the bell & stick.                                           ES-4               LP SALSA BONGO                     •••        Highest pitch bongo cowbell that cuts through the loudest horn sections.
                         RIDER COWBELL                              High pitched and perfect for drum kits.                                                                                                            COWBELL HAND HELD

     LP204A              LP BLACK                         •         LP’s most popular bell. Compact size gives it a high pitch and dry tone.                           David Garibaldi              ES-8               LP SALSA BONGO                     •••        Mountable version for percussionists and drum set players.                          Wally Reyes, Jr.
                         BEAUTY® COWBELL                            A must have for all percussionists.                                                                                                                COWBELL MOUNTABLE
                                                                                                                                                                                                    ES-3               LP SALSA BONGO                     •••        Broad overtones that cut through with a medium to high pitch.
     LP204B LP           DELUXE BLACK                     •         High-pitch and dry tone. Chrome plated cowbell features fully welded seams.                                                                        COWBELL HAND HELD
                         BEAUTY® COWBELL                            Slightly higher pitch and brighter tone then the LP204A.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    ES-15              LP SALSA COWBELL                   •••        Meets the demands of the ever changing tastes in Latin music. Clear fundamental
     LP228               LP BLACK BEAUTY® SR.            ••         A whole step lower than the Black Beauty. Moderately dry sound, dynamic projection.                                                                HAND HELD                                     pitch and nice sound contrast between the mouth and the back of bell.
                         COWBELL                                    Great as the cha-cha bell mounted on timbales or with the drum set.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    ES-9               LP SALSA SERGIO BONGO              •••        Deeper tones associated with the golden age of Latin music.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       COWBELL HAND HELD
     LP007               LP ROCK COWBELL                 ••         Made of heavy 14 gauge steel with a low, throaty sound for hard hitting                           Cindy Blackman
                                                                    rock drummers.                                                                                     John Blackwell
                                                                                                                                                                      Antonio Sanchez               ES-10              LP SALSA SERGIO BONGO              •••        Mountable version for percussionists and drum set players.
                                                                                                                                                                        Matt Sorum                                     COWBELL MOUNTABLE
                                                                                                                                                                         Dave Weckl                 ES-11              LP SALSA CLARO                                Bright, lively sound that allows each stick beat to be heard without muting.        David Garibaldi
     LP008               LP ROCK RIDGE                    •         LP’s first ridge rider cowbell - durable, tough bell for high volume levels.                       John Blackwell                                  COWBELL MOUNTABLE                  •••        Perfect for playing with large Salsa bands on Timbales or Rock on a drum kit.
                         RIDER COWBELL                              The ridge cuts down overtones and protects the bell and stick                                      Vinnie Colaiuta
                                                                                                                                                                         Matt Sorum
                                                                                                                                                                         Tico Torres
                                                                                                                                                                                                    ES-6               LP SALSA “UPTOWN”                  •••        Deep, resonant sound that makes it useful in many musical settings.                 David Garibaldi
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       TIMBALE COWBELL                                                                                                                   Wally Reyes, Jr.
     LP206A              LP BONGO COWBELL                ••         Deep, fundamental tones. Overtones are one octave higher than the                                  David Garibaldi              ES-7               LP SALSA “DOWNTOWN”                           Slightly lower pitch than the ES-6.
                                                                    pitch of the bell.                                                                                  Mike Portnoy                                   TIMBALE COWBELL                    •••
                                                                                                                                                                                                    ES-13              LP SALSA CLARO BONGO     LOW                  Bright, lively sound with a nice, contrasting sound at the heel.
     LP206B              LP DELUXE BONGO                 ••         Deep, fundamental tones. Overtones are one octave higher than the pitch of the bell.                                                               HAND HELD COWBELL                  •••
                         COWBELL                                    Chrome plated cowbell is slightly higher pitched, with a brighter character then the LP206A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    TONE GUIDE:   • Very Dry •• Moderate ••• Lively with Overtones
     LP205               TIMBALE COWBELL                 ••         Used as the larger bell in a typical two bell timbale set-up.
                                                                    Also used on drum sets for its low-mid pitch and dry tone character.

     LP009               LP ROCK CLASSIC                  •         Enhanced low-end projection and a deeper pitch than the LP008. The ridge                            Travis Barker
                         RIDGE RIDER                                cuts down overtones and protects the bell and stick, while being played at high                    Carter Beauford
                         COWBELL                                    volume levels.                                                                                    Dennis Chambers
                                                                                                                                                                        Mike Portnoy
     LP229               LP MAMBO                         •         Deeper in pitch, it fills out the low-end without losing the high-end attack.                       Steve Gadd
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Music comes alive with
                         COWBELL                                    The Mambo bell is used by both Timbaleros and drum set players.                                    David Garibaldi

     LP322               LP PRESTIGE                    •••         Depended on by percussion greats, such as Tommy Lee and the late Tito                             Cindy Blackman
                         COWBELL                                    Puente. Unique clarity of sound is equally at home on a timbale or drum set.                       John Blackwell
                                                                                                                                                                      Antonio Sanchez

     LP570               LP TRIBELLS            LOW                 Three bells with bright tones (high, medium and low pitch) mounted on a single
                                                                    sound bracket, approximately tuned to a tri-tone. Great for the drum set - multiple
                                                                                                                                                                         Tico Torres
                                                                                                                                                                                                  “Mississippi Queen,
                                                                    cowbells sounds that mount in a compact area.

     TONE GUIDE:   • Very Dry •• Moderate ••• Lively with Overtones

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         you know what I mean.”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               “Mississippi Queen” – Mountain

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                 COWBELLS                                                                                              ASPIRE COWBELLS

     Designed in the 1960’s in response to the Bossa Nova craze, LP’s
     interpretation of the instrument that comes from Brazil is distinctly
     brighter in sound than the original versions. Through years of
                                                                                                                       LP ASPIRE COWBELLS
     extensive use on influential recordings, LP Agogo Bells have                                            LP Aspire Cowbells are great value with the right
     become the sound that is sought after globally.                                                         sound and style for the intermediate player. Each
                                                                                                             offers different tones. The convenient wing screw
     LP AGOGO BELLS                                                                                          clamping mechanism holds tight to 3⁄8" diameter
                                                                                                             mounting rods for secure placement on drum kits
     LP231A – Agogo Bells, Standard
                                                                                                             or percussion set-ups.
     LP231B – Agogo Bells, Large
     • Relatively pitched a minor third apart                                                       LP231B
     • Made of 18-gauge steel                                                                                LP ASPIRE AGUDO COWBELL
                                                                                                             LPA402 – 4 5⁄8" Mountable, Black                                                                                                        LPA410
                                                                                                             • Smallest and brightest of the
     LP577 – Dry Agogo Bells, Standard
                                                                                                               LP Aspire bells                                                                                                    LPA408
     LP579 – Dry Agogo Bells, Large
     • Lower pitch and drier sound                                                                           • High pitch sound with moderate
                                                                                                               overtones in a compact bell                                                                   LPA406
     • Resemble the bells from the Bahia region of Brazil
       and have a flat steel handle that allows for the
       squeeze and strike style of playing
                                                                                           LP231A            LP ASPIRE CHA-CHA COWBELLS                                                            LPA404
                                                                                                             LPA404 – 5 3⁄4" Mountable, Black
                                                                                                             LPA404-SN – 5 3⁄4" Mountable, Santana                                 LPA402
                 PRODUCT                                                                                     LPA404HK – 5 3⁄4" Hand Held with
                 HIGHLIGHT                                                                                   Beater, Black
                                                                                                             LPA404HK-SN – 5 3⁄4" Hand Held with
                                                                                                                                                             LP ASPIRE GRANDE COWBELL
                                                                                                                                                             LPA410 – 9 1/2" Mountable, Black                LPA900-RD
       Each cowbell is                                                                                       Beater, Santana
       handmade in the USA.                                                                                  • High pitched sound with                       • Largest and lowest pitched of the
                                                                                                               moderate overtones                              Aspire Cowbells
                                                                             LP579                           • Also available with exclusive                 • Loud deep bell with moderate overtones
                                                                                                               Santana graphics                              • Great for Hard Rock, Funk or any time you
                                                                                                                                                               want a bell to be heard loud and clear
                                                                                                             LP ASPIRE TIMBALE COWBELL
                                                                                                             LPA406 – 6 7⁄8" Mountable, Black                LP ASPIRE E-Z GRIP COWBELL                                                               LPA900-BK
                                                                                                             • Moderately pitched between their              LPA900-BK – 7 1/2" Hand Held, Black
                                                                                                               larger and smaller counterparts               LPA900-RD – 7 1/2" Hand Held, Red
                                   LP577                                                                     • Moderate overtones                            • Perfect for any age
                                                                                                             • Great bell for Jazz, Funk and Rock            • Features wooden handle and beater
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                ASPIRE COWBELL
                                                                                                                                                             • Conforms to USA Toy Safety Guidelines                            PITCH CHART
                                                                                                             LP ASPIRE ROCK/BONGO COWBELL                      ASTM F963-96A for ages three and up
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Product #       Pitch           Tone
                 AGOGO BELL                                                                                  LPA408 – 8" Rock, Mountable, Black
                 PITCH CHART                    LP DRY AGOGO SET                                             LPA408H – 8" Bongo, Hand Held, Black                                                                     LPA402                  HIGH     ••
                                                LP580                                                        • Large, low pitched bell with rich sound
     Product #     Pitch          Tone                                                                                                                                                                                LPA404                           ••
                                                • Five dry Agogo Bells mounted on                            • Loud, deep bell with moderate overtones
     LP231A                HIGH   •••             a bracket offers a wide choice of bell                                                                                      LPA404-SN                               LPA404HK                         ••
                                                  tones                                                      • Great for live Rock, Country or Salsa music
     LP231B                       •••                                                                                                                                                                                 LPA406                           ••
                                                • Ideal for playing the full repertoire
     LP577                         •              of Brazilian Carnival music where                                                                                                                                   LPA408                           ••
     LP579                         •              expanded bell sounds are essential                                                                                                           LPA404HK-SN            LPA408H                          ••
                                   ••           • Mounted to a sturdy steel bracket with   LP580
     LP580                 LOW
                                                  a cushioned mounting system that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      LPA410                  LOW      ••
     TONE GUIDE:                                  eliminates cross-talk                                                                                                                                               TONE GUIDE:
     • Very Dry                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Very Dry
                                                • Entire set mounts with LP’s forged
     •• Moderate                                  eye-bolt assembly for a secure grip                                                                                                                                 •• Moderate
     ••• Lively with Overtones                                                                                                                                                                                        ••• Lively with Overtones

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                                                                                                                                                  LP JAM BLOCKS®
     LP GAJATE BRACKET                                                                                                                            LP Jam Blocks are great examples of LP innovation. This patented design turned
     The LP Gajate Bracket is a foot pedal bracket                                                                                                fragile, age-old wood blocks into virtually indestructible modern staples for any
     that was designed with the help of renown                                                                                                    drummer or percussionist. There are five LP Jam Blocks to choose from, each with
     percussionist and clinician, Richie Gajate-Garcia.                                                                                           different pitches but all retain the rich sound of wood blocks. Don’t be fooled by
                                                                                                                                                  cheap imitations, not all blocks are created equally.
                                                                                                                                                  LP1204 – LP Jam Block, Piccolo, Highest Pitch, Orange
     • Attaches to any standard bass drum pedal
                                                                                                                                                  LP1205 – LP Jam Block, High Pitch, Blue                                     LP1204
     • Accommodates most instruments that can                                                                                                     LP1207 – LP Jam Block, Medium Pitch, Red
       mount to 3⁄8" diameter rods                                                                                                                LP1208-K – LP Stealth Jam Block, Medium Pitch, Black
     • Perfect for holding LP Cyclops® Tambourines,                                                                                               LP1209 – LP Jam Block, Guiro, Low Pitch, Purple
       LP Cowbells, etc.                                                      LP388N                                                              • Crafted from Jenigor®, LP’s exclusive              LP1207
     • ⁄8" diameter knurled mounting rod is height                                                                                                  plastic formulation
       adjustable for a variety of placement options                                                                                              • Strength and durability to withstand even                                                                       Carter Beauford is best
                                                                                                                                                    the hardest-hitting players                                                                                     known for his open-hand
     • Foot pedal, cowbell, and beater not included                                                                                                                                                                                                                 style, where he leads with
                                                                                                                                                  • Heavy duty mounting bracket, and                                                                                his left hand on the hi-hat
                                                                                                                                                    LP eye-bolt assembly included                                                                          LP1205   and ride cymbal, in a
     LP COWBELL POUCH                                     LP COWBELL U-CLAMP                                                                      • LP1208-K has a red foil LP and black                                                                            conventional right-handed
                                                                                                                                                    powder coated mount and bracket                                                                                 set-up. He has one of the
     LP531-BK                                             LP235                                                                                                                                                                                                     largest and most diverse
     • Nylon pouch designed to carry and protect          • Chrome-plated steel clamp                                                             • LP1209 features a newly designed                                                                                kits in the industry, in which
                                                                                                           LP235                                    güiro edge for two different
       a cowbell and a beater                               used to mount cowbells that                                                                                                                                                                             he incorporates a plethora
                                                            do not have a built-in clamp                                                            sounds                                                                                                          of sounds to bring his music
     • Drawstring closure keeps the contents
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    to life, including LP’s
       safely inside                                      • Fits any 3⁄8" diameter rod                                                                                          LP1208-K
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    low-pitch red jam block.
                                                          LP EYE-BOLT ASSEMBLY                                             Richie Gajate-Garcia
                                                          • LP’s famous forged eye-bolt assembly
                                       LP531-BK           • Hardened steel and grips tightly
                                                            to any 3⁄8" diameter rod with                LP308
                                                            only hand tightening
                                                          • Same system found on many
                                                            of LP’s mountable instruments
                                                            and brackets
     LP207 – Wood Cowbell beater                          LP COWBELL MUFFLERS
     LP268 – Pro Cowbell beater                           ES-CM
     LP269 – Duro Cowbell beater                          • Small, self-adhesive pads designed to attach
     • LP Wood Cowbell beater is made from
       Siam Oak and is a straight dowel shape
       with rounded ends
                                                            inside cowbells and reduce overtones
                                                          • Sold in sets of 12 and are easily attached
                                                            to the inside of any cowbell’s mouth
                                                                                                                                                             “Little sister, can’t you find another way?”
     • LP Pro Cowbell Beater is made from Ash                                                                                                                                                                                           “Little Sister” – Queens of the Stone Age
       and features a contoured handle
     • LP Duro Cowbell Beater is made from
       synthetic material, virtually unbreakable

                                                                LP207                                                                                                                                                                  Music comes alive with

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