Southside and Hurricane tickets selling fast

Early Bird tickets for Germany's Southside and Hurricane festivals have almost sold out following last month's line-up announcements.

Festival organisers say that they've sold 70% of the limited edition of 10,000 tickets.

Foo Fighters, Blink 182 and The Chemical Brothers are set to play at the festivals, which run simultaneously from 17-19 June.

Early Bird tickets, available for 109 EUR, are expected to sell out soon. After this, regular tickets go on sale for 125 EUR.

Hurricane Festival takes place in Eichenring, Scheesel, while Southside Festival is hosted at Neuhausen ob Eck, near Munich.

Click here to buy Southside Festival tickets, or here to buy Hurricane Festival tickets.