Envelope Filter

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by danqi, Dec 15, 2001.

  1. danqi


    May 21, 2001
    So what really is an envelope filter? I have been told it is about the same as an equalizer and cuts away certain frequencies. Then I have been told it is the same as an auto wah.
    That does not really make sense to me.
    I've been to pretty much all local music stores but none of them had an envelope filter there.

  2. well im not exactly sure, but ive got a instructional video with flea in it and when he uses the envelope filter it makes it sound like its a fat "underwater" type sound.
  3. cordova


    Oct 24, 2001
    For an idea of what an envelope filter sounds like, listen to the bass intro/verse of Crazytown's song "Toxic".

    That's the best example I can think of.
  4. Here you are, it's to much to type...
    <a href="http://www.geofex.com/Article_Folders/ECFtech/ecftech.htm">Explaned.</a>
  5. John Davis

    John Davis Guest

    Mar 27, 2001
    Houston, Texas
    *bows to master of effects*
  6. Thank you... but i really didnt think that I did anything ;)
  7. danqi


    May 21, 2001