It's really annoying. Play the **bleep** ad. Nothing more. Nothing less. Don't need to waste time with the "Thanks for watching". Get rid of it. It just wastes more time. I don't have a problem with the ads, but you don't need to waste more time.
Hey @AnkleBreaker! Welcome to the Spotify Community!
Thanks for your feedback. You can share all your ideas with Spotify on the ideas board here. Be sure to do a quick search first! 😉
As a side-note, I'll be marking this Not an issue for now. If there's anything else, give me a shout!
Have a great day!