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What exactly is an envelope filter?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by TrooperFarva, Dec 27, 2004.

  1. TrooperFarva


    Nov 25, 2004
    New City, NY
    What does it do?
  2. It makes you sound funky in a Bootsy, Stevie, and late 70s Garcia sort of way. More like an auto-wah than say, a distortion pedal. Look for sound clips of a Mutron for a nice example.

    If you are wondering HOW it does it....I have no idea.
  3. haujobb


    Dec 16, 2004
    It's along the same idea of a wah pedal, a filter is controlled to the amplitude of your instruments signal to create a synth type sound.
  4. AlembicPlayer

    AlembicPlayer Im not wearing shorts

    Aug 15, 2004
    Pacific Northwet, USA