Robert Christgau: Dean of American Rock Critics

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Fresh: Fresh Out of Borstal [RCA Victor, 1970]
This candidly Stonesish studio quasi-hype is dutifully class-conscious, but it bears about as much relation to the prison homosexuality alluded to in the ads as an aspirin dramatization does to open heart surgery. That is, lest my rhetoric confuse you: this is not a record about bugger-rape. Docked two notches for misrepresenting itself. D+