Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): August 20, 2013



Pandora Media, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   001-35198   94-3352630

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

2101 Webster Street, Suite 1650

Oakland, CA 94612

(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)

(510) 451-4100

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)



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Item 5.03 Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year.

On August 20, 2013, the Board of Directors of Pandora Media, Inc. (the “Company”) approved a change in the Company’s fiscal year-end from January 31 to December 31, effective with the year ended December 31, 2013. As a result, the Company’s current fiscal year 2013 will be shortened from 12 months to 11 months and end on December 31, 2013.

The Company will file its Annual Report on Form 10-K as its transition report, which will cover the 11 month period from February 1, 2013 to December 31, 2013. The reporting periods and applicable reports for the remainder of fiscal year 2013 are expected to be as follows:


Fiscal Period


Reporting Period


Report to be Filed

Third quarter of fiscal 2013

   August 1 to October 31, 2013    Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q

Fiscal year 2013 (transition period)

   February 1 to December 31, 2013    Transition Report on Form 10-K

The Company intends to begin filing its quarterly reports on Form 10-Q based on the new fiscal year-end beginning with the first quarter of 2014, ending March 31, 2014.

In addition, the Company expects to provide additional information regarding the change in fiscal year-end, including supplemental financial information to recast financial results based on the Company’s new fiscal year, via the Investor Relations section of the Company’s website.




Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.


Dated: August 23, 2013    By:  

 /s/ Delida Costin

     Delida Costin
     Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary