This is our pick of the best of the burbs. For more information, go to www.boston.com and search music, restaurants, arts and crafts, and other goings-on throughout Greater Boston.
Arlington: The Zombies, featuring Colin Blunstone (inset) and Rod Argent, will perform with special guests from London, Et Tu Brucé. Sunday, 7:30 p.m. Regent Theatre, 7 Medford St. $55 & $45. 781-646-4849, www.regenttheatre.com.
Newton: Rumbafrica is an award-winning band that performs African music and dances that illustrate the rich diversity that the African cultures offer the world. Sunday, 6:15 to 8 p.m. Newton Centre Green, Centre Street and Langley Road. Free. www.newtoncommunitypride.org.
Newton: Acoustic trio Outrageous Fortune’s repertoire features innovative arrangements of early jazz, blues, and jug band music. The band members are Chris Welles, guitar, Rod Thomas, harmonica, and Dan Dick on jug, washboard, upright bass, banjo, and flute. Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St. Free. 617-796-1360. www.newtonfreelibrary.net.