It's a sequence using the pentatonic#4 scale which is derived from a mode of the melodic minor scale (mixolydian #4 or lydian b7). This lick is also a very good alternate picking exercise.
go to the lessons / free lessons section on MY WEBSITE to check it out, it's Lick 13.
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