Palm mute - A strumming technique accomplished by holding your palm against the strings (or string) as you strum.
You need to understand what palm muting is and how it can make you sound a lot better. Knowing how to palm mute means that you have total control over the strings; even in the simplest songs.
Play the simple progressions below. By the end of this lesson you should be able to go from Palm Mute to No Palm Mute with confidence.