We get it...scales can get boring, and the same minor pentatonic scale gets overused. But guess what? You can make a simple minor pentatonic scale sound exotic simply by adding different notes.
There are SEVEN different scales that all build off of the A minor scale, and Ayla goes through all of them:
These scales are worth checking out in more depth -- so download the scales chart under the video and find ways to incorporate them into your playing. They bring in many colors to an otherwise mundane scale and bring a variety of musical cultures together.