Asked what she thinks in general of contemporary pop, Jones is characteristically frank. "It's gotten boring, to be honest. Repetitive. I don't think pop should mean that you had no talent."
Among Jones' latest personas, the most startling might be her role as grandparent to her son's young daughter. For Jones, coming of age meant making a total break with her family, becoming a nudist, doing "quite a bit of acid-tripping" and generally acting out. Today, her family is totally supportive, Jones said, and her perspective on her own past behavior has shifted.