Welcome to the official site for 6'10. This Chicago based group is the acoustic project of Tobin Bawinkel, who is the lead singer of Flatfoot 56. Our first full length album, "The Humble Beginnings of a Roving Soul" was released in December of 2014. Since the release, the group has become a regular part of the Chicago music scene. Check out our shows page for more news and upcoming events. Thanks for checking us out!   

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    Nelson Costa Filho São Francisco Xavier, SP, Brasil

    Parabéns pelo excelente trabalho e talento! Congratulations for the excellent work and talent!

    Parabéns pelo excelente trabalho e talento!
    Congratulations for the excellent work and talent!

New Album out Dec. 9th

Happy European Release and video release week!!!!! 

Tomorrow January 9th, we will be celebrating the release of our album in Europe. For all of our European friends, you will be able to find the record in local record shops, or through Itunes europe and other digital sources.

We are also very excited to share with you all, the release of the new music video for our song "backpack". This is another amazing video produced by Brian Buchelt from Snaproll studios. He worked with us on our last video for Cannonball and did an amazing Job on this new project. The video will be released early next week. Check back to see the goodness.


NEW ALBUM IS OUT!!!!!!!!!!! 

Ladies and gentalman, we have a full length album out and ready for your itching ears to hear!!! Check out our store page for more details on how you can get your hands on this little piece of musical glory. Album comes in an 8 panel digipack format and displays the full albums lyrics and images. This is a sharp looking album. Pick one up at our store both digitally or in hard copy.    

New album pre-sale now available on itunes 

 Our new record "The Humble Beginnings of a Roving Soul", was just released for pre-sale on itunes. When you buy this new record, you will receive a free download for the album single, "Backpack". Follow the link provided to check this early released song and secure your copy of our much anticipated full length release. 


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Previous events


Escape to the lake

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Ceder lake Ministries , Ceder lake IN

this is an amazing summer camp experience for musicians and anyone who is interested in advancing their craft in music and art. Other artist performing include Sarah Groves, and Mike Farris.


River lights music Festival

121 s. Niles ave, Southbend IN

We will be playing the last day of this three day festival. We are really excited to be playing with our Friends in "The Tumbleweed Jumpers" who always put on an amazing show experience.


Trinity Christian school benifit show

Oswego IL

This is an event that we are playing to support a great school in Oswego. More details TBA.


6'10 @ Ballydoyles Pub W/flatfoot 56

Ballydoyle pub , Main st. , Downers Grove

This is a yearly tradition. We always do a set right between the two flatfoot sets at Ballydoyles. It's fun, high energy and the place is always crammed full of great times.


6'10 @ House of Blues

House of Blues (Restaurant) , Chicago

This is a yearly tradition for 6'10. We play right after the river dying downtown in the Restaurant aria of the house of blues. It's always a great time and tons of people. Food and drinks are always around.


6'10 @Brauer House w/ Josh Caterer (Lead singer of the Smoking Popes)

Brauerhouse , Lombard

We will be playing with Josh Caterer. He is the leader of the smoking popes. This should be an awesome show.