What Should I Play First? Top Tracks for Showcasing Your New Speakers

Just picked up a pair of speakers that I’ve been questing after for the last few years, the Thiel CS 3.6s. Once I get them setup and placed, what’s the first track I should play to show them off?


  • Some users recommended instrumental tracks like John Cage’s 4’33” for its intricate silence.
  • Others suggested songs like Rikki don’t lose that number for a delightful experience with Thiels.
  • Tracks such as Astral Weeks by Van Morrison and Come Away with Me by Norah Jones were also popular choices.

4’33” – The Beauty of Silence

One user highly recommended John Cage’s iconic 4’33” for its unique take on silence, showcasing the speakers’ nuanced sound quality even in the absence of traditional music.

Rikki, Don’t Lose That Number

If you’re new to Thiels, one user suggested playing Rikki, Don’t Lose That Number, hinting at a delightful surprise awaiting with these speakers.

Immerse Yourself in Astral Weeks

Van Morrison’s Astral Weeks made its mark as a recommended track, promising a captivating experience that highlights the Thiel CS 3.6s’ capabilities.