Register for extra features!    Logon

Trivia Quiz - Hillel Slovak

Famous Israeli-American composer-musician, Hillel Slovak made a big impact on the music scene.

Quiz Number: 4117
Date Submitted: October 06, 2011
Quiz Categories: Pop Music, Rock Music
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: 101842
Average Score: 52 percent
Times Taken: 10 times
Taken by Registered Users: 4
Quiz is about: Hillel Slovak

Click here for the code snippet to embed this quiz in your website.
Hillel Slovak
(Image Source: Hillel Slovak @ Red Hot Chili Peppers)

Be sure to register and/or logon before taking quizzes to have your scores saved.

1. Translated into English, Hillel means what?
  A.   strength
  B.   He spoke/told
  C.   He glorified/praised
  D.   Thanksgiving

2. What did Hillel Slovak receive as a Bar Mitzphah present?
  A.   balalaika
  B.   sitar
  C.   guitar
  D.   drum

3. Hillel had several nicknames. Which of the following was one of them?
  A.   The Long One
  B.   Middle East Magic Man
  C.   The Israeli Cowboy
  D.   The Hero of Hebron

4. Hillel Slovak was an original member of which band?
  A.   The Lettermen
  B.   The Givatron
  C.   Red Hot Chili Peppers
  D.   The Fellowmen

5. Which of the following influenced Hillel Slovak as a young man?
  A.   KISS
  B.   Jimi Hendrix
  C.   Led Zeppelin
  D.   All of the above

6. What was the name of the high school band Hillel Slovak played in?
  A.   Falls
  B.   Anthym
  C.   Driveby
  D.   twice a year

7. Hillel was the subject of 2 songs by RHCP. What was one of them called?
  A.   Knock me down
  B.   Pick it up a notch
  C.   Once again for me
  D.   Slide it over

8. Hillel taught Michael "Flea" Balzary which musical instrument?
  A.   drum
  B.   guitar
  C.   bass
  D.   viola

9. What was one of the last albums Hillel Slovak recorded before his death from drug abuse in 1988?
  A.   Freake St
  B.   The Uplift Moto Party Plan
  C.   Here we go again
  D.   A and B

10. Hillel Slovak recorded with which of the following labels?
  A.   MCA
  B.   EMI
  D.   A and B®   

Pine River Consulting 2022