I've always been interested in music, as far as I can remember.
I've always been interested in music as far as I can remember.
What's the correct option? Or at least the most common one?
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The sentence does need a comma there because the dependent clause as far as I can remember adds nonessential information following an independent clause.
Note the main rule about a dependent clause following an independent clause in a complex sentence, and (pertinant here), the exception to the rule that follows.
Rule: If the independent clause comes before the dependent clause, omit the comma.
You shouldn’t be driving if you can’t see without your glasses.
Our flight has been delayed because of the thunderstorm.
Exception to the rule: If the dependent clause is not essential to the meaning of the sentence, it should be set off with a comma.
I cannot agree with his position on that issue, though I don’t doubt
his sincerity. (Not doubting his sincerity is not the reason I cannot agree with his position; it is
merely an additional piece of information.)