Since starting out as a wide-eyed trio on the open-mic scene nearly a decade ago, The Floorwalkers have doubled their lineup and grown into one of the city's most commanding ensembles - skilled players with a mastery of seemingly every genre and an endlessly approachable aesthetic.

Since starting out as a wide-eyed trio on the open-mic scene nearly a decade ago, The Floorwalkers have doubled their lineup and grown into one of the city's most commanding ensembles - skilled players with a mastery of seemingly every genre and an endlessly approachable aesthetic.

Then there's the secret weapon, frontman Jonathan Elliott, whose silky tenor helped the band build a widespread following through their longstanding Wednesday residency at Ruby Tuesday. They ended that weekly gig last year to focus on finishing their long-awaited debut album, which will finally see release later this fall.