Learn how to play "Burn" by Ellie Goulding on the bass. This song has a great foundation rhythm and to play it, you must use the palm mute or thumb mute technique. Your instructor, Antar Goodwin (Sting, Patty Smyth, 9 Days), teaches you this technique and how to play this song on your electric bass guitar. This bass video tutorial is for the beginner level bass player.Music School Online offers many video tutorials using current popular songs and iconic classics to teach musicians, both new and seasoned, in a fun, connective way. Learn to play bass at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.