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WVNAFM BigDog.png
City Muscle Shoals, Alabama
Broadcast area Florence-Muscle Shoals Metropolitan Area
Branding Rock 105.5, The Big Dog
Slogan The Shoals' Best Rock
Frequency 105.5 MHz
Format Mainstream rock
ERP 4,400 watts
HAAT 118 meters (387 feet)
Class A
Facility ID 60610
Transmitter coordinates 34°40′27″N 87°42′48″W / 34.67417°N 87.71333°W / 34.67417; -87.71333
Callsign meaning Voice of North Alabama[1]
Former callsigns WLAY-FM (1978-2000)
Owner URBan Radio Broadcasting
(Urban Radio Licenses, LLC)
Sister stations WLAY, WLAY-FM, WMXV, WMSR-FM, WVNA
Webcast Listen Live
Website bigdog1055.com

WVNA-FM (105.5 FM) is a radio station licensed to Muscle Shoals, Alabama. The format is mainstream rock. On air, the station refers to itself as Rock 105.5, The Big Dog. WVNA-FM serves the Florence-Muscle Shoals Metropolitan Area. The station is owned by URBan Radio Broadcasting and is part of a six station cluster operated by URBan in North Alabama/Southern Tennessee.

The WVNA call letters stand for "(The) Voice of North Alabama".[1]

Programming on the radio station includes Bob & Tom in the morning, local personality Ash mid-days, T.C. Kinkead afternoons and Alice Cooper at night. Other personalities on the station include Dee Snider, Bob Colburn, Harlan, Little Steven Van Zandt, Matt Pinfield and Full Metal Jackie.

The station's Program and Music Director is T.C. Kinkead. Brian Rickman is the Operations Manager.


  1. ^ a b Nelson, Bob (2008-10-18). "Call Letter Origins". The Broadcast Archive. Retrieved 2008-10-31. 

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