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The Rolling Stones: Beggars Banquet (Decca)

Keith Altham, New Musical Express, 23 November 1968

I KEEP changing my mind about Beggars Banquet which is the Rolling Stones new album in the sleeve which has now been passed fit for human consumption. The first time I heard it four weeks ago Mick took the precaution of getting me "stoned" before I listened to it, thus ensuring I could remember little of it afterwards.

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