Lot 1 Cafe, the intimate and atmospheric Eastside establishment in the heart of the neighborhood's burgeoning restaurant scene, kicks off the new music series "Echo Park Jazz" with a lineup of stellar local talent. Performers include Brainfeeder's jazz pianist Austin Peralta, featuring bassist Thundercat and drummer Zach Harmon, Brazilian seven-string guitarist Fabiano do Nascimento, and Gypsy, Italian, French and many other genres of music with AK and Her Kalashnikovs. Lot 1 Cafe, 1533 W. Sunset Blvd., Echo Park. 8 p.m. $7. 21 and older. (213) 481-8400.