The BBC Introducing stage at Reading and Leeds has a history of showcasing exciting up and coming acts, before they return to the festival in years to come to play to thousands of fans. Take a look at some of the 2014 line-up, captured backstage - and visit the Reading and Leeds website to watch video highlights from their performances.

Esco Williams

Billie Marten

John J Presley

Natasha North

All We Are

Judge and The Jury

Rae Morris

Shambles in a Husk