The band get political - but in a quiet way...

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club will go unplugged in LA next month as part of a benefit for an Anti-PRESIDENT BUSH organisation.

The group will perform on August 10 at the city’s El Rey Theatre in support of

Also performing that night will be Michelle Shocked, Johnette Napolitano and more artists, to be announced. A group, billing itself as The George Bush Singers, will also play.

According to a spokesperson for, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Crystal Method, BT and Rosie O’Donnell support the organisation.