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!
New EP out April 2nd
We will be playing on the cafe stage
A Cure for JM Benefit show @ Bourbon St.
This is a benefit for Children suffering with Juvenile Myositis. tickets are $30 for this good cause. there will be food and a great night of music.
River Lights music Festival
also playing is Timbre.
We will be playing twice during the day on the Life Fest stage. Come and hang!
W/ The Bird and the Herd
6'10 in Blue Island IL (Show has been Canceled)
W/ Sammy K
Free show @ Wilson Abbey
Playing a free show with our friends in October Bird of Death.
Escape to the lake
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.
The horse show festival
This is a Great little festival full of amazing groups and awesome hangs. We are also excited to announce that IL Neige will be playing as well. (Vanessa from 6'10).
River lights music Festival
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
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
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
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)
We will be playing with Josh Caterer. He is the leader of the smoking popes. This should be an awesome show.
6'10 Benefit show @ Bourbon Street
This is a fund Raiser for JM and will be a great time. All are welcome.