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"Engaging lyrics... delightfully catchy... highly recommended..."

Midwest Book Review

"...teaches as well as delights... not just for children, but adults too... with messages about kindness and cooperation..."

Michael Doherty's Music Log


Ghost Forest Investigators

(Released 4/28/23)

Thank You Science

with Claudia Robin Gunn

(Released 2/11/23)

New Leaf

(Released 12/1/22)

What people are saying about Positronic:

“DC rocker who takes an occasional jazzy turn. Featuring some terrific collaborations with other kindie folk."

           — Kathy O'Connell, Host of WXPN Kids Corner

 " upbeat collection of songs about the natural world..."

           — Family Music n' Arts

“Marsha Goodman-Wood, a former cognitive neuroscientist (!), and the Positrons...serve up science with an infectious rock ‘n roll beat."  "Woven throughout with humorous asides, the songs offer uplifting messages, too."

           — Lynne Heffley,

Parents' Choice 

(read the full review)

“Marsha and the Positrons latest album does a superb job of combining science with clever lyrics and playful music. Kids and adults will find this album both entertaining and educational."

           — Elena Epstein, director of the National Parenting Product Awards

(read the full review)

Produced, mixed and mastered by

TJ Lipple

Design by Billy Kelly.

Photography by Joe Noyes Photography. Recorded at Inner Ear Studios/Bastille Studio (December 2017 - April 2018). 

© 2018 Marsha Goodman-Wood/ASCAP/Bon Bois Music/Shoeless Sheep Records except: Going Down to Mexico (The Monarch Butterfly Song)

© 2002 John Lucas Miller/John Lucas Miller Publishing; and Now © 2008 Mates of State Publishing/SESAC/Music of Rough Trade/SESAC/administered by Rough Trade Publishing. All rights reserved. Used by kind permission.

Marsha Goodman-Wood -- vocals, acoustic guitar (tracks 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 11, 12) 
Ford Combs -- electric guitar, acoustic guitar (tracks 1, 3, 8, 9), bass (tracks 1, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12) 
TJ Lipple -- drums, bass (tracks 7, 8), synthesizer (track 4), marimba (track 3), tambourine (track 11), trombone (tracks 9, 10), guitar (track 5), vocals (tracks 4, 6, 8) 
Wardell Howell, Jr. -- bass (tracks 2, 3) 
Ayanna Gallant -- harmony vocals (tracks 9, 11, 12) 
Kristen Arant -- djembe (tracks 2, 9, 12), tambourine (track 2) 
Lori Henriques -- piano (track 3) 
Billy Kelly -- twang guitar and vocals (track 6) 
Barry Louis Polisar -- vocals (tracks 2, 11) 

Gravity Vacation produced, mixed and mastered by TJ Lipple

All songs written by Marsha Goodman-Wood. 

Photography & artwork by Miriam Cutelis. 
Recorded at Inner Ear Studios in Arlington, VA.


© 2011 Bon Bois Music/ASCAP

All Rights Reserved

Praise for Gravity Vacation:

“…a unique blend of science and positive social messages encompassed within toe tapping melodies and sing-along worthy lyrics”

           — School Library Journal

“…music for clever kids with sharp imaginations and active minds brimming with curiosity”              

           — Kids Can Groove

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